Tag: HIV patients information leak

Doctor responsible for HIV data leak faces further disciplinary action

Singapore – Ler Teck Siang, the doctor found guilty last September of deceiving the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and providing false information to the Ministry of Health (MOH), and the police, could face further disciplinary action in addition to a suspension from medical practice...

“Release my husband or else,” US citizen behind HIV data leak threathens to expose information to the public

Singapore — In an affidavit filed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the United States, Mikhy Farrera-Brochez admitted that he had the database of the HIV registry in his possession, had brought it into the US, and threatened the Government of Singapore...

Mikhy Farrera Brochez, the man behind the HIV data leaks likely to face fraud charges in Hong Kong

The central figure at the heart of the data leak of more than 14,000 HIV-positive patients in Singapore may be facing fraud charges in Hong Kong for presenting false credentials as a teacher in that city before he worked here. The South China Morning Post...

Singapore Prison files report against U.S citizen and former inmate for revealing the identity of 13 HIV positive inmates

US citizen Mikhy Farrera Brochez, has disclosed the names of 13 HIV-positive inmates to certain government agencies and media outfits. A police report has been filed against Brochez by the Singapore Prison Service, and investigations into the matter are underway. On February 17, Sunday, the prison...

Edwin Tong: Mikhy Farrera Brochez is a ‘pathological liar’

The US citizen in the center of Singapore’s HIV patient’s data leak scandal wrote a series on claims on his Facebook page on Wednesday, February 13, denying much that has been reported about him in this country. This has prompted Senior Minister of State...

Lim Tean : ‘Gan Kim Yong is the ‘most incompetent Health Minister in Singapore’s history’

After news of the online leak of the confidential information of 14,200 HIV-positive people, lawyer and politician Lim Tean had harsh words for Health Minister Gan Kim Yong on a Facebook post on Monday night, January 28, 2019. Gan had issued an apology for the...