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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield announces breach, 10.5M records at risk

2015/09/09

SC Magazine - (National) Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and affiliate Lifetime Healthcare Companies announced September 9 that hackers gained unauthorized access to information technology systems in 2013, potentially compromising the personal, financial, and medical information of approximately 10.5 million individuals. Officials stated that there was no evidence that the information was removed or used inappropriately and an investigation is ongoing.

Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/excellus-bluecross-blueshield-announces-breach-105m-records-at-risk/article/437651/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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