Einstein Health Network employee email hack exposes 1,821 patients' info: 4 details

Becker's Hospital Review

Laura Dyrda

Philadelphia-based Einstein Health Network reported a cyberattack on employee email accounts that compromised patient information.

Four things to know:

1. An unauthorized individual gained access to employee email accounts between Aug. 5 and Aug. 17. The health system identified the breach on Aug. 10 and took steps to secure email accounts.

2. The health system is still investigating the incident and...

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