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AG: Hartford Hospital, contractor to pay $90,000 in 2012 data theft

Hartford Hospital

Hartford Hospital and one of its contractors have agreed to pay the state $90,000 and undertake training and security measures to resolve an investigation into the theft of a laptop containing unencrypted patient information in June 2012, according to Attorney General George Jepsen’s office. Continue Reading →

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IRS, Hartford police conducting criminal investigation on Access Health data breach

The Internal Revenue Service and Hartford police are conducting a criminal investigation of the data breach involving information on clients of Connecticut’s health insurance exchange. But an exchange official said Thursday that the cause was most likely a mistake by a call center worker. Continue Reading →

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Backpack with Access Health data taken to House GOP office

The deli on Trumbull Street where a backpack containing personal information about Access Health CT customers was found.

The backpack containing personal information of clients of Connecticut’s health insurance exchange was left outside a Hartford deli where a worker from the exchange’s call center sat while waiting for a ride Thursday afternoon. The man who found it called the office of his state representative and later brought the backpack to the House GOP office. Continue Reading →

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