Extortion threat exposes “potential large data breach”

Graham Cluley

Express Scripts handles the medical prescriptions of millions of Americans every year through home delivery and at retail pharmacies. That’s a lot of important data for the Fortune 150 company to look after.

You can, therefore, understand why Express Scripts took a recent letter that threatened to expose millions of the company’s medical customers’ records seriously.

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.
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