Doctors’ identities sold for $750 on the dark web: report

Healthcare increasingly at risk of cyber attack because of the 'goldmine' of personal data: experts
Cyber security

Doctors’ details are being sold on the dark web for $750, with purchasers able to buy enough documents to pose as a physician, according to US cyber security experts.

Healthcare organisations are increasingly being targeted by cyber attacks because of the “goldmine” of personal data they possess, say the authors of the Healthcare Cyber Heists in 2019 report.