Breaches Affect Gov’t Agencies, Hospital, Bakery
DATA LOSS—FRANCE & U.S.February 6, 2013
Two U.S. government agencies, several French hospitals and a bagel café have experienced data breaches. The U.S. Department of Energy reports unidentified malicious hackers have breached 14 of its servers and 20 of its workstations, accessing personal information on several hundred employees, InfoWorld reports. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights has reported a data breach at Westerville Dental Center in Ohio, and a journalist has uncovered personal health documents from various health clinics and hospitals in France retrievable through a Google search query. Meanwhile, a café with multiple locations in New Hampshire is working with federal investigators after customers’ credit and debit card information was allegedly hacked.