Tag: nhs

Why NHS contractors pushed patient data to the cloud 
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fresh privacy concerns for the UK’s National Health Service.
 
British govt health site directs visitors to malware 
 
UK health trust fined for privacy breach 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
'Extremely troubling' privacy breach.
 
British health service criticised for data breach 
By SC Staff | Sep 12, 2011 | Comment Now 
Memory stick forgotten.
 
British health service criticised for data breach 
 
Eight million health records lost on NHS laptop 
By Dan Raywood | Jun 16, 2011 | Comment Now 
Unencrypted laptop is one of 20 missing.
 
Britain's $17b e-health vision nears mission impossible   
By Liam Tung | May 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
CSC and BT could be in firing line.
 
Missile plans, banking details and health records found on old hard drives 
By Dan Raywood | May 8, 2009 | Comment Now 
Information for missile defence, banking details and NHS records have been found on old hard drives.
 
NHS falls victim to another data breach 
Jul 2, 2008 | Comment Now 
The NHS has had to admit to losing a laptop containing thousands of patient details.
 
UK's NHS loses 6,000 smartcards 
By Iain Thomson | Feb 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
The NHS has misplaced as many as 6,000 smartcards used to access patient records..
 
NHS admits to data losses, 4,147 staff smartcards  
By Rosalie Marshall | Feb 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
Yes another data loss disaster for the government to face
 
Security measures for online NHS records slammed 
By Fiona Raisbeck | Sep 17, 2007 | Comment Now 
Campaigners have slammed the security measures proposed by the government to protect the online medical records of millions of Britons.
 
Stolen laptop in UK contains details of 11,000 children 
Mar 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
UK's Nottingham Primary Care Trust (NPCT) has admitted that "several laptops" have been stolen, one of which contains information on about 11,000 young children.
 
Mirapoint to ensure email security at the NHS 
By Emma Pritchard | Nov 17, 2006 | Comment Now 
The National Health Service (NHS) in the UK is to employ Mirapoint appliances to safeguard the confidential content travelling via its email, calendar, and directory system, ...
 
Update: Company news - Chelsea and Westminster Health NHS
Trust/Crossbeam Systems 
Aug 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare NHS Trust has decided to use Crossbeam Systems' C-Series platforms for its firewall protection.
 
Update: Company news - Chelsea and Westminster Health NHS
Trust/Crossbeam Systems 
Aug 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare NHS Trust has decided to use Crossbeam Systems' C-Series platforms for its firewall protection.
 
NHS hospital opts for wireless 
By Dan Ilett | Apr 6, 2004 | Comment Now 
A Birmingham hospital is implementing a multi-million pound secure wireless network for its maternity wards and treatment centre.
 
NHS management pushes for biometric authentication 
By Ron Condon | Mar 24, 2004 | Comment Now 
Senior NHS managers are pushing for biometric technology in the service's new national network, which is due to begin implementation next month.
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