AMCA Breach Victim Count Continues to Grow

August 14, 2019 CynergisTek, Inc.

The American Medical Collection Agency breach continues to grow messier, with more lab companies being added to the victim count.

Meanwhile, victim companies' breach reports are starting to show up on the federal health data breach tally.

Based on announcements made so far, it appears that more than 21 companies and at least 24 million individuals were affected by the AMCA breach, which apparently makes it the largest health data breach reported this year. And it's likely that more victim companies will be revealed in the weeks to come.

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