Over 1 Million Patients and Donors Impacted by Inova Health System Data Breach

Over 1 Million Patients and Donors Impacted by Inova Health System Data Breach

Posted September 14, 2020

Over 1 Million Patients and Donors Impacted by Inova Health System Data Breach

  • The aftermath of Blackbaud’s data breach continues to extend, with Inova Health System stepping forward as the latest victim of the ransomware incident announced by the US-based cloud computing provider in May 2020.
  • According to the US Department of Health and Human Services data breach portal, the incident affected the personal information of 1,045,270 donors and patients.
  • Following an internal investigation, Inova determined that the information potentially stolen during the attack may have included full names, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers, provider names, date of service, hospital departments and donation history information.

– Alina Bizga | September 14, 2020