Louisiana: Lake Charles Memorial Health has possible cybersecurity incident

Some Lake Charles health care system patients may have had their information involved in a cybersecurity incident.

The Lake Charles Memorial Health System on Friday mailed letters to some of its “patients whose information may have been involved in a recent cybersecurity incident,” according to a news release from the company.

On Oct. 21, the system’s information security team detected “unusual activity” involving its computer network, the release states. The health system took “immediate action” to contain the activity and investigate the cause.

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Source: Chron