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L.A. County public health was hacked, compromising info of 200,000 people

Posted on AllSides June 14th, 2024
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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced on Friday, June 14, that a phishing attack in February allowed a hacker to gain log-in credentials of 53 employees, compromising the personal information of more than 200,000 people. The attack through phishing email took place between Feb. 19 and 20. After discovering the breach, the health department said it disabled the impacted e-mail accounts, reset and re-imaged the users’ devices, blocked websites that were identified as part of the phishing campaign and quarantined all suspicious incoming e-mails. Additionally, notifications were...

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https://dailynews.com/2024/06/14/l-a-county-public-health-was-hacked-compromising-info-of-200000-people

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