Middlesex Hospital suffers data breach; patient info at risk - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Middlesex Hospital suffers data breach; patient info at risk

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Data breach reported at Middlesex Hospital (WFSB) Data breach reported at Middlesex Hospital (WFSB)
MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) -

Middlesex Hospital said the personal information of more than 900 patients could be at risk after an employee fell victim to a email "phishing" scam.

Eyewitness News has learned that information may contain names, addresses, as well as medication, dates of service, and any diagnosis from a doctor at the hospital.

However, hospital officials said security numbers were not compromised.

All patients involved have been notified.

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