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Potential data breach at UMass Medical Center

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WORCESTER, Mass. (WHDH) - UMass Medical Center alerted patients of a potential data breach.

The Worcester Business Journal reported that a former employee used addresses, dates of birth, and social security numbers from up to four patients to open up credit card and telephone accounts.

According to the report, the potential breach was first discovered on March 6.

The employee worked at the medical center from 2002 until March.
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