A Billion Medical Images Are Exposed Online, As Doctors Ignore Warnings

A Billion Medical Images Are Exposed Online, As Doctors Ignore Warnings

by¬†Zack Whittaker@zackwhittaker¬† Every day, millions of new medical images containing the personal health information of patients are spilling out onto the internet. Hundreds of hospitals, medical offices and imaging centers are running insecure storage systems, allowing anyone with an internet connection and free-to-download software to access over 1 billion medical images of patients across the…