Data breach possibly affects more than 500 in N.C.

An Alpharetta, Ga.-based medical company suffered a data breach that may have affected 570 North Carolinians.

A subcontractor for 24 ON Physicians PC “inadvertently failed to secure a computer server containing patient account information,” the company said today in a news release. The failure occurred between December and April.

The information included invoice numbers, charge amounts, balance due, policy numbers and billing-related status comments, among other things, according to the news release.

However, patient Social Security numbers, bank account information and medical records were not among the at-risk data.

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