More Health Insurers Confirmed as Victims of Accellion Ransomware Attack and Multiple Lawsuits File

HIPAA Journal

Steve Alder

The number of healthcare organizations to announced they have been affected by the ransomware attack on Accellion has been increasing, with two of the latest victims including Trillium Community Health Plan and Arizona Complete Health.

In late December, unauthorized individuals exploited zero-day vulnerabilities in Accellion’s legacy File Transfer Appliance platform and stole data of its customers before deploying CLOP ransomware.

Trillium Community Health Plan recently notified 50,000 of its members that protected health information such as names, addresses, dates of birth, health insurance ID numbers, and diagnosis and treatment was obtained by the individuals behind the attack and the data was posted online between January 7 and January 25, 2021.

Trillium said...

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