150,000 security cameras hacked, exposing footage from Halifax Health, other hospitals

Becker's Health IT

Jackie Drees

A group of hackers claims it infiltrated security camera data from Verkada, giving it access to live feeds of 150,000 surveillance cameras in companies and hospitals, including Halifax Health, according to a March 9 Bloomberg report.

Seven things to know:

1. In a video viewed by Bloomberg, a Verkada camera inside Daytona Beach, Fla.-based Halifax Health showed "what appeared to be eight staffers tackling a man and pinning him to a bed," according to the publication.

2. Halifax Health confirmed it uses Verkada's cameras in...

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