Category: Healthcare and Public Health

Malware Can Be Hidden in DICOM Medical Imaging Files, DHS Warns

Files using the Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) standard can be abused to hide malware, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) warned on Tuesday. read more http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Securityweek/~3/TMWPNdGcE1w/malware-can-be-hidden-dicom-medical-imaging-files-dhs-warns

U.S. finds American guilty in Singapore HIV data leak case

Reuters reports: A U.S. citizen who leaked the names of more than 14,000 HIV-positive people in Singapore has been found guilty by a U.S. court of illegally transferring personal data and threatening the Singapore government, court filings show. Read more [ … ]

Over 400,000 Opko Health Clients Impacted by AMCA Data Breach

Medical tests and medication firm OPKO Health Inc present in over 30 countries says that one of its subsidiaries, BioReference Laboratories Inc, was notified by American Medical Collection Agency (AMCA) of unauthorized activity on its web payment page. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/over-400-000-opko-health-clients-impacted-by-amca-data-breach/