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Texas Health & Human Services Commission notifies 600 after contractor can’t locate 600 records

 Posted by at 8:17 pm  Government Sector, Health Data, Lost or Missing, Paper, Subcontractor, U.S.  Comments Off on Texas Health & Human Services Commission notifies 600 after contractor can’t locate 600 records
Jun 222016
 

The Texas Health & Human Services Commission posted this notification to their site on June 17: The Health and Human Services Commission is notifying people about the accidental loss of protected health information. The breach may affect a little more […]

Data breach affecting more than 50,000 reported by Medical Colleagues of Texas

 Posted by at 8:32 pm  Hack, Health Data, U.S.  Comments Off on Data breach affecting more than 50,000 reported by Medical Colleagues of Texas
May 132016
 

The Houston Chronicle reports: Hackers breached the computer network of a doctors’ group in Katy, potentially accessing upward of 50,000 medical records and personnel files, a lawyer for the practice said Wednesday. “It’s a large number of records,” said Dallas […]

Texas man pleaded guilty for IRS ‘Get Transcript’ scam

 Posted by at 9:33 pm  ID Theft  Comments Off on Texas man pleaded guilty for IRS ‘Get Transcript’ scam
May 102016
 

Carten Cordell reports: A Houston man pleaded guilty on May 9 to claiming fraudulent tax refunds with information stolen from an IRS database. Denzel Roberts, 24, is charged with theft of public money for his role in a scheme to file […]