MI: Credit-card thefts blamed for Spicy Pickle closings

This follow-up to a breach originally reported on PogoWasRight.org last year demonstrates how what might appear to be less than catastrophic data breaches can wipe out a small or medium-sized business. William R. Wood reports on MLive.com: The area’s two Spicy Pickle restaurants closed Monday, their owner saying that they were victims of the...

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic notifies patients of data loss

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has confirmed to this site that they recently notified patients of a data loss incident that has not been reported in the mainstream media. According to a few sources that we could not confirm, the breach involved unencrypted patient data. The only statement the clinic would make in response to a request...

Ca: Patient health protection bill tabled, electronic records to follow

New Brunswick’s long-awaited patient health protection legislation was tabled Friday. Health Minister Mike Murphy said the bill will make sure that New Brunswickers can control who sees their medical records. “Every New Brunswicker has a medical history,” he said. “That medical history might be thin or it might be thick. “We have to make...