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Mayo Clinic faces lawsuit in breach of patients’ health records

Not surprisingly, Mayo Clinic is facing a lawsuit over an insider-wrongdoing (snooping) breach that was disclosed last month. Jim Spencer reports: Patients whose medical records were improperly accessed by a former Mayo Clinic employee are attempting to mount a class-action lawsuit against the health care provider for failing to protect their sensitive personal data....

June retrial date set for ex-CIA engineer in leak case

The Associated Press reports: The retrial of a former CIA software engineer charged with leaking secrets to WikiLeaks in an espionage case will begin June 7, a judge said Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Paul A. Crotty set the date for Joshua Schulte over the objections of a defense lawyer who said it would be...

Ex-Trillium Health employee accused of hacking co-workers, stealing nude photos

Will Cleveland reports: A former technology employee at Trillium Health is accused of accessing the personal information of numerous co-workers and stealing nude photographs and videos of them, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Thursday. Ameer Elashmawy, 28, a former Trillium information systems security support coordinator, is charged with unauthorized access of a protected...

MO: Fort Zumwalt investigates data breach involving student

Karis K. Gamble reports:  The Fort Zumwalt School District investigated a data breach involving a student. According to Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent Laura Wagner, a student accessed one of the district’s servers without authorization. Read more on FOX2. The student, whose grade and school were not disclosed, reportedly told the district that they...