NZ Medical Data Breach 8 October 2019. New Zealand’s Tū Ora Compass Health data breach exposes medical data of one million New Zealand residents.
October 01 2019 Victorian Hospital Ransomware Attack: The scale of a ransomware attack on some of the state’s major regional hospitals that has forced healthcare providers to go offline.
September 20 2019 Australian Medical Privacy Breach: Millions of Australians’ sensitive medical images, data left openly accessible. Australian servers alone leaked 50,000 sets of data comprising 2.5 million accounts.
Incident: ‘Detailed and graphic’: Clinic faxes patients’ highly sensitive medical histories to wrong number | SMH
September 18 2019 Australian Medical Privacy Breach: A Melbourne medical clinic has been inadvertently faxing highly sensitive patient details including mental health and family medical histories to a Greenvale man for at least two years.
Incident: Sensitive personal data of hundreds of visa applicants accidentally leaked in email mishap | ABC News Australia
Privacy Breach August 15 2019: The personal health information of 317 people applying for Australian visas was accidentally emailed to a member of the general public, an ABC investigation has revealed.
August 07 2019 Thousands of Australian medical histories exposed in data breach
Australian Cyber Attack June 2019: The IT system across Eastern Health, which manages Victorian hospitals such as Box Hill and Maroondah, has been the target of a mystery cyber attack.
Incident: Specsavers says Qld customers’ private medical information may have been compromised | ABC News (Australia)
Eyewear giant Specsavers has admitted that the personal information of some clients in regional Queensland is missing.
May 29 2019 Victorian public health ‘highly vulnerable’ to Singapore-like data breach. Four health services audited, all four exploited.
May 15 2019 ADF Data Breach: The Australian Defence Force has confirmed it is investigating a potential data breach, impacting potentially thousands of servicemen and women.