Jul 222018
 July 22, 2018  Posted by  Healthcare, Non-U.S.

From the help-us-help-you dept. Nassim Khadem reports: NIB chief executive Mark Fitzgibbon is hoping the private health insurance fund can get permission from its 1.5 million customers to access their  digital health record, despite mounting privacy and security concerns. In an interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Fitzgibbon said Australians opting [Read More…]

Jul 212018
 July 21, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Healthcare, Non-U.S.

Brinkwire reports: The disgraced doctor who filmed women in the toilets of a New Zealand hospital has been named. Cardiologist Samuel John Simpson Wilson, 44, was sentenced to seven months home detention after he pleaded guilty to eight charges in January. On Wednesday, the High Court upheld the District Court’s decision [Read More…]

Jul 212018
 July 21, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, U.S.

Erin Heffernin   reports: On a recent Saturday night, two women in their early 20s called an Uber from Ballpark Village in downtown St. Louis. Within minutes “Jason” arrived driving a black Chevrolet Silverado. They climbed into the pickup’s back seat, illuminated by purple lights. The driver, a bearded man [Read More…]

Jul 212018
 July 21, 2018  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Laws, Non-U.S., Online, Surveillance

Scott Ikeda reports: On June 12th the Vietnamese National Assembly voted in a new cybersecurity law. The legislation did not come easily having gone through more than 12 drafts and much debate in government and the business sector. The claimed purposes of the legislation are to increase Vietnam’s Internet sovereignty, [Read More…]