The Surgeons of Lake County, LLC


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 3, 2012
geo: 
Libertyville , IL
United States
Records Breached: 

7,067

Breach Total Number: 
7 067
Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A hacker or hackers accessed and encrypted the computer server of The Surgeons of Lake County.  The incident occurred between June 22 and June 25 and was an attempt to force payment from The Surgeons of Lake County in exchange for the password needed to regain access to the server.  The unauthorized user or users had access to names, Social Security numbers, addresses, credit card numbers, and medical information.