2023-10-16 HENRY SCHEIN INC Cybersecurity Incident

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HENRY SCHEIN INC initially disclosed a cybersecurity incident in an SEC 8-K filing on 2023-10-16 06:41:30 EDT.

Incident Details

Material: Unknown
Is Breach: Unknown
Records Compromised: Unknown
Data Types Impacted: No Data Types Tracked (yet)

Compromised Date:
Detected Date: 2023-10-13
Disclosure Date: 2023-10-16
Contained Date:
Recovered Date:

Attack Goal: Unknown

Costs: No Costs Tracked (yet)


8-K filed on 2023-10-16

HENRY SCHEIN INC filed an 8-K at 2023-10-16 06:41:30 EDT
Accession Number: 0001193125-23-256465

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

On October 15, 2023, Henry Schein, Inc. issued a press release. The full text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

Exhibit No. 99.1

Press Release dated October 15, 2023

Henry Schein Provides Information on Cybersecurity Incident

MELVILLE, NEW YORK - On Saturday, October 14, Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) determined that a portion of its manufacturing and distribution businesses experienced a cybersecurity incident. Henry Schein promptly took precautionary action, including taking certain systems offline and other steps intended to contain the incident, which has led to temporary disruption of some of Henry Schein’s business operations. The Company is working to resolve the situation as soon as possible.

Henry Schein has determined that the practice management software used by its clients has not been disrupted.

The Company has engaged outside cybersecurity and forensic information technology experts to help investigate any data impact and respond to this situation. Henry Schein also has notified relevant law enforcement authorities.

Henry Schein would like to thank its customers and suppliers for their patience and understanding.

Company Information

SIC DescriptionWholesale-Medical, Dental & Hospital Equipment & Supplies
TickerHSIC - Nasdaq
CategoryLarge accelerated filer
Fiscal Year EndDecember 29