"..cannot yet disclose how or where the information was obtained because of the ongoing investigation ." - Stacey Wells, Sutter HealthAs this breach was just announced we'll post more details as they become available. However, it seems the hospital was unaware of the breach until law enforcement brought it to their attention. Organizations can now proactively detect privacy breaches with low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
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(a) Sutter Health Acknowledges Security Breach - eSecurityPlanet.com, 6/10/2013