Medicare breach sets off alarms over $1 billion e-health plan

By Adam Gartrell
Updated July 4 2017 - 6:39pm, first published 6:35pm

The Turnbull government insists there has been no major cyber security breach of its health IT systems and says "traditional" criminals - rather than sophisticated hackers - are likely to blame for a website apparently selling the Medicare numbers of all Australians. 

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