Yes, Healthcare’s Data Breach Problem Really Is That Bad

A new JAMA study finds that the number of data breaches has increased nearly every year since 2010.

Source: Yes, Healthcare’s Data Breach Problem Really Is That Bad

It is like they run Windows 98 machines that they get hacked so bad. Healthcare IT must not be too good if the hackers can hack and violate HIPPA and steal medical and health records that sell for $300 on the dark web each.

So far hackers have stolen credit cards, SSNs, Credit history and other things, now they are after your health records. This is due to sloppy IT security and sloppy programming techniques.