Even healthcare organizations that make a conscientious effort to comply with HIPAA and continually improving their data security posture can find themselves victimized by cyber attacks.

That lesson was learned the hard way by Wyoming Medical Center, which recently reported a breach that occurred in late February. The Casper-based organization said identities of nearly 3,200 patients were briefly vulnerable after an email phishing attack that tricked two employees into divulging network credentials.

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