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More than 230 Million US Health Records Have Been Stolen or Lost in Past Decade

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Sep
2020
More than 230 Million US Health Records Have Been Stolen or Lost in Past Decade

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The data breach phenomenon has been plaguing the US healthcare sector for more than a decade, with a 2,733% increase between 2009 and 2019, according to a PrivacyAffairs study.

Through analysis of reported healthcare data breaches over the past decade, researchers have revealed some alarming statistics:

  • 3,054 data breaches were disclosed between 2009-2019
  • 230,954,151 healthcare records have been lost, stolen or exposed
  • Healthcare data breaches have impacted 70% of US citizens

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