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    5 Breach Lawsuits Filed Against Premera

    Meanwhile, Health Insurer Provides Answers to Congress By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    5 Breach Lawsuits Filed Against Premera

    Premera Blue Cross already is facing five class action lawsuits in the wake of its massive data breach. Meanwhile, its CEO has provided some answers to questions posed by a U.S. senator regarding the hacker attack.

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    3 States to Probe Premera Breach

    Looking for Answers About Cause, Response By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    3 States to Probe Premera Breach

    Three state insurance commissioners are launching a joint investigation into the cyber-attack against Premera Blue Cross, which exposed personal data of 11 million individuals nationwide. Find out what will be examined.

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    Security Audit of Premera Found Issues

    Agency Conducted Review Before Attack Apparently Started By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Security Audit of Premera Found Issues

    Federal regulators issued a report about weaknesses found in an audit of Premera Blue Cross' systems about a month before an attack by hackers against the health insurer apparently started. Could those weaknesses have opened the door to an attack?

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    Why Are Health Insurers Hacker Targets?

    'Treasure Trove' of Personal Information Has High Appeal By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Why Are Health Insurers Hacker Targets?

    The massive cyber-attacks targeting health insurers Premera Blue Cross and Anthem Inc. make it clear that hackers increasingly view large healthcare organizations, especially payers, as attractive targets.

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    Another Massive Health Data Hack

    Premera Blue Cross Is the Latest Victim By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Another Massive Health Data Hack

    Premera Blue Cross is notifying 11 million individuals about a cyber-attack that exposed personal information. The breach comes on the heels of the massive hack attack against Anthem, which runs Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans.

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