Security Guard Allegedly Hacked Patient Records, HVAC System at Hospital

From DarkReading (Kelly Jackson Higgins)
A former security guard for a Dallas hospital has been arrested by federal authorities for allegedly breaking into the facility’s HVAC and confidential patient information computer systems. In a bizarre twist, he posted videos of his hacks on YouTube, and was trying to recruit other hackers to help him wage a massive DDoS attack on July 4 — one day after his planned last day on the job. Read the full story [DarkReading].

From DarkReading (Kelly Jackson Higgins)

A former security guard for a Dallas hospital has been arrested by federal authorities for allegedly breaking into the facility’s HVAC and confidential patient information computer systems. In a bizarre twist, he posted videos of his hacks on YouTube, and was trying to recruit other hackers to help him wage a massive DDoS attack on July 4 — one day after his planned last day on the job. Read the full story [DarkReading].

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