Phishing attack on Torrance Memorial puts patient records at risk

Officials were unable to determine whether an April breach of the medical center’s emails exposed patient data. California-based Torrance Memorial Medical Center began notifying patients Monday that two email accounts containing work-related reports were hit by a phishing attack in April. Officials discovered unauthorized access to two email accounts on April 20. The unauthorized accessed occurred on April 18 and 19. An investigation confirmed personal patient information was contained in some of the breached emails, and officials couldn’t determine if...