Tag: healthcare database


655,000 patient records reportedly for sale on the dark web after ransom demand

June 29, 2016

Via: HealthcareITnews

The healthcare records of some 655,000 patients are allegedly being sold on the dark web for 151 to 607 bitcoins or $100,000 to $395,000, according to the website DeepDotWeb. In an encrypted Jabber conversation, a hacker using the handle “thedarkoverlord” […]