Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday April 08, 2012

Medicaid Hacked: Over 181k Records and 25k SSNs Stolen

Utah’s Medicaid servers were hacked into last week and hackers from Eastern Europe were blamed for the breach and theft of over 25k files containing personal information for over 181k Medicaid clients.

DTS had recently moved the claims records to a new server, which had a configuration error at the authentication level, allowing hackers to circumvent the security system.