OakBend Medical Center Data Breach Investigation
The Lyon Firm is actively involved in data privacy and data theft cases and is currently investigating the OakBend data breach on behalf of victims and plaintiffs in Texas and nationwide.
Oakbend Medical Center, out of Richmond, Texas, announced recently that it suffered a ransomware attack. The attacked resulted in certain files on its network being encrypted and the medical center taking all systems offline.
On September 9th, Oakbend Medical said there were still issues with their telephone and email systems, and has yet to confirm whether files containing patient data were exfiltrated from its systems.
Daixin Team is the ransomware gang claiming responsibility for the attack and says a huge number of files were stolen that contained patient health information. The type of information allegedly exposed includes:
- Dates of birth
- Medical record numbers
- Patient account numbers
- Social Security numbers
- Medical and treatment information
Joe Lyon is a highly-rated data breach lawyer and Privacy Attorney representing plaintiffs nationwide in class action security breach lawsuits.