Lutheran Health Calls On Feds To Step It Up In Stopping Cyber Thieves

By Jeff Neumeyer - 21Alive

August 19, 2014 Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 5:32 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21ALIVE) --- Where do you turn first for protection from cyber criminals targeting you for identity theft?

It's a subject that is timely here in Fort Wayne, one day after news that patients of Lutheran Health Network had personal information stolen in a major cyber attack impacting people in 29 states.

Lutheran officials are suggesting that "Uncle Sam" should play the key role in warding off future cyber attacks of this nature.

Useful Cyber Security Links

  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cyber Security
  • InfraGard Cyber Security

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