Up to 80 million records compromised in hack at nation's second largest health insurance provider

By Shawn Knight
Feb 5, 2015
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  1. The nation's second largest health insurance provider has fallen victim to a cyber attack. Anthem (formerly known as WellPoint) said as many as 80 million personal records may have been compromised as a result of a breach that took place...

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  2. tonylukac

    tonylukac TS Evangelist Posts: 1,310   +56

    I guess they don't like manditory insurance.
  3. dms96960

    dms96960 TS Addict Posts: 258   +28

  4. davislane1

    davislane1 TS Evangelist Posts: 3,553   +2,359

    This isn't so much stomach turning as it is further confirmation of the particularly obvious. Fact is, the majority of people with a letter next to their name are crooks. The primary difference being that Democrats tend to be more direct in their hoodwinkery while Republicans are somewhat less blatant in theirs. The only thing that's stomach turning is the realization that the overwhelming majority of voters and self-identified party members are convinced there's an effective difference between the two.
  5. Raoul Duke

    Raoul Duke TS Guru Posts: 930   +354

    The outfit holding my student loans in Canada, (essentially a branch of the Government) lost a laptop that held exactly the data that it is mentioned that these people lost. Same response, note to your bank, credit agencies...they require all of your info, but then fail to safeguard it. Get a letter in the mail that says essentially, "you're screwed, we are not to blame if anything happens to you", in the military we were taught this was the downside to a 'concentration of assets'

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