Cyberattack on Healthcare Provider Leaks Data of 11 Million Patients

March 19, 2015

Via: data-loss

US Premera Blue Cross disclosed it was victim of a that exposed details of around 11 million customers, according to an official statement.

Attackers gained access to a vast volume of in a breach in May of last year, including clinical information, bank account numbers, Social Security numbers and birth dates.

About 6 million of those affected are residents of Washington DC. Other victims include employees of Inc (AMZN.O), Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) and Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O), according to Reuters.

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