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Last updated September 19, 2020

Walgreens Security Rating

/ 950

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Company Information


About Walgreens

The Walgreen Company (or simply Walgreens) is an American company that operates as the second-largest pharmacy store chain in the United States behind CVS Health. It specializes in filling prescriptions, health and wellness products, health information, and photo services. As of August 31, 2016, the company operated 8,175 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Data Breaches and Security News

Walgreens Hidden Notice of Data Breach in Seemingly Routine Privacy Update
The Internet Patrol ᛫ July 30, 2018

Walgreens Hidden Notice of Data Breach in Seemingly Routine Privacy Update

At the end of last week, on or around Friday, July 27th, 2018, Walgreens sent out a seemingly innocent email notice of Walgreens updated terms and conditions ...

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Walgreens fined $1.44 million for pharmacist data breach
Health IT Security ᛫ July 29, 2013

Walgreens fined $1.44 million for pharmacist data breach

About six months after a Walgreens pharmacist was sentenced to 25 months in prison for patient identity theft, the large pharmacy chain is having more patient ...

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Walgreens company announces data breach
Healthcare IT News ᛫ February 25, 2013

Walgreens company announces data breach

A Walgreens healthcare company has notified patients and employees of a data breach after computer hardware and other paper records containing the personal ...

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Walgreens Faces $16.6 Million Penalty
Data Breach Today ᛫ December 17, 2012

Walgreens Faces $16.6 Million Penalty

The Walgreens drugstore chain will pay $16.6 million to settle a California case involving improper disposal of hazardous waste, as well as certain ...

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