Daily Inter Lake reports: Glacier Medical Associates announced Tuesday the medical exercise detected and stopped a data surety breach that occurred april 7. According to a pressure release, Glacier medical Associates immediately engaged third-party forensic specialists to assist with securing the network surroundings and investigate the extent of any unauthorized activity. The investigation concluded May 10. GMA has found no evidence that specific individuals information has been misused, the relinquish noted. However, due to the compromise of GMAs network, GMA has notified all potentially affected individuals of this incident. record more on Daily Inter Lake. DataBreaches.net has not found the press waiver online yet or on their web site, but notes that the tidings site reports what seems like unfortunate advice on incident response: Glacier medical Associates practice administrator Kelli Meuchel said the medical practices legal counsel has advised the concern not to divulge the number of patients potentially affected GMA will live divulging the number to HHS and nation regulators. This just makes them appear like they have something to hide instead of being transparent. in this blogger’s opinion, entities should really get ahead of the story by getting the facts out when they canful control the presentation. When intelligence sites have to issue a arcsecond history or update when the facts doh come out, it just keeps the entity in the news cycle instead of beingness a 15-minute story.