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Health Records Of 300,000 Californians Exposed Online

The medical records of nearly 300,000 Californians have been exposed on the Internet. The firm responsible for the data says it believed the information was protected.

Southern California Medical-Legal Consultants put the files on a website it thought only employees could access. But it turns out the information was visible to anyone.

The files included descriptions of workers’ comp claims and Social Security numbers.