Again and again, alleged cases of data leakage have occurred again in Indonesia. This time, the leaked data on six million patients on servers belonging to the Ministry of Health (Kemenkes) of the Republic of Indonesia allegedly leaked and sold on the Raid Forums online forum. The seller is a member of the Raid Forums online forum with the account name “Astarte”. In the description included by the seller, he admitted that the data for the six million patients he sold came from a centralized server from the Indonesian Ministry of Health.
720GB Patient Data, X-rays, USG, Medical videos and Patient personal data for sale on forum pic.twitter.com/71s3XWRo10
— Dean (@Dynbnyy) January 6, 2022
The data contains three main information from the medical records of six million patients in Indonesia, which consists of the results of radiological examinations, including photos and patient identities, as well as CT Scan results, Covid-19 tests, to X-Ray results complete with the patient’s name. , from the hospital, even up to the time of shooting.
What data is leaking … 🤔🥺 pic.twitter.com/K1YmkUr4TS
— Financial Overheard (@overhearduang) January 6, 2022
It is claimed that the medical record data came from various major hospitals throughout Indonesia. In addition to radiological examinations, the data sold by the seller also includes medical records from the results of cardiac examinations (electrocardiogram/EKG examination) and laboratories.
Overall, the size of the Ministry of Health data that was allegedly leaked and sold on Raid Forums is said to have reached 720 GB. The seller states that he accepts payments in cryptocurrencies Bitcoin (BTC) or Monero (XMR). The seller also includes a link containing a sample 3.26 GB document that can be downloaded for free.
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