UK Healthcare Accounts for 43% of all Breaches

The British healthcare system experienced 2447 incidents and accounted for 43% of all reported incidents between January 2014 and December 2016. According to data received from the Information Commissioner’s office and analyzed by Egress Software Technologies, the number of incidents rose by 20% compared to the previous time period from 184 incidents in the last quarter of 2014, to 221 in the last quarter of 2016.

Read the analysis by Egress Software Technologies of the  Information Commissioner’s office report which reveals that United Kingdom healthcare firms account for 43 percent of all breaches on Infosec Magazine.

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