University of Wisconsin Health: UW Health: Information on 2,036 patients compromised after data breach

UW Health says that 2,036 patients had information compromised after an employee’s email account was used by an unauthorized user.

UW Health says they learned on March 28, 2017 that a breach of information happened on March 16, 2017.

Officials say an unauthorized individual got access to an employee’s credentials and email account.

UW Health says they immediately started an investigation and disabled the account and password.

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