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Secur Solutions Group data leak exposes 800,000 Singapore blood donors

Secur Solutions Group data leak – Another clamorous data leak made the headlines, personal information of 808,201 blood donors in Singapore was exposed online.

The news was first reported by The Straits Times, the huge trove of data was contained in a database operated by the Secur Solutions Group Pte Ltd (SSG).

People who registered to donate since 1986 in Singapore was exposed because the company left the database unprotected on an Internet for more than two months, since January 4, 2019

“The personal information of more than 800,000 people who have donated or registered to donate blood in Singapore since 1986 was improperly put online by a Health Sciences Authority (HSA) vendor for more than two months, but access to the database was cut off soon after the discovery.” states the article published by The Straits Times.

The Singapore Health Sciences Authority (HSA) was informed of the incident on March 13 by a security expert who discovered the unsecured database on a...(continued)

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