Glens Falls Hospital: Patient’s sensitive information stored on open server

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. — Glens
Falls hospital is warning patients that some private information was
unprotected for a time.

The hospital says it has no
evidence that any of that information was compromised, but acknowledges that
sensitive information of 2300 patients was stored on an open server for about
four months.

As soon as the hospital
became aware of that, the problem was fixed.

The hospital cut ties with
the contractor responsible and notices have been sent to any patients who may
have been affected.

It has also set up a call
center to handle questions.

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