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Data Breach

Social Security, Checks, Retirement

South Shore Hospital Fined $750K For Data Breach

South Shore Hospital has recently agreed to pay $750,000 for allegations regarding a data breach of more than 800,000 people.

05/24/2012

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brigham/Faulkner Hospital Dealing With Potential Data Breach

Brigham and Women’s and Faulkner Hospitals are dealing with a potential data breach.

08/05/2011

(Photo by Michael Smith/Newsmakers)

Hackers Strike Mass. Unemployment Offices

The names, addresses and social security numbers of hundreds of thousands of Massachusetts residents have been exposed to thieves.

05/18/2011

Local Restaurants Fined Over Ongoing Data Breach

A local restaurant group is learning the hard way what the law says about protecting customers’ personal data.

03/28/2011

Firm says it outsourced lost South Shore Hospital data

A company that was hired by South Shore Hospital to destroy 800,000 obsolete computer records says the files were lost after the work was outsourced to a second firm.

07/27/2010

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