Millions of personal health data leaked from the Cerba laboratory
JULY 9, 2021BY RÉMI YANG
The names, first names, results of analyzes and other health data of French patients were stolen by ” a third party ” , after a leak from the servers of the laboratory of medical biology. Cerba indicates that it has filed a complaint against X.
According to the communications director of Cerba, a large French analysis laboratory, it is a ” fairly difficult period to go through ” . At the end of June, according to her, a leak resulting from a “human error” made by the service provider responsible for hosting one of the laboratory’s databases led to the exposure for a few hours on the Internet of several million data. health.