In case you missed our coverage this week in ThreatWatch, Nextgov’s regularly updated index of cyber breaches:
One patient learned he had warning signs of colon cancer -- a disease that killed a parent -- only to receive a second postcard that he was in the clear. Then a third card arrived: a correction saying his tests were, in fact, positive.
The network could have been compromised possibly because it was reachable through the public Web.
After obtaining a number of employee login credentials, the attackers used the codes to break into eBay’s corporate network.
“Godzilla Attack -- Turn Back,” read an electronic sign in San Francisco, two days before the Friday, May 16, release of the action movie remake.
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