Data breach at US waste management firm exposes employees’ healthcare details

Emma Woollacott reports:

A data breach at US waste management firm Waste Management Resources has exposed the healthcare information of current and former employees, as well as their dependents.

The company says that on January 21, it discovered signs of suspicious activity.

“We immediately launched an investigation, with the assistance of third-party forensic specialists, to determine the nature and scope of the activity and contacted the FBI,” Waste Management Resources says in a statement.

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