Sophisticated Cyber Attack Hit US Anthem Insurance Company

The second largest U.S insuranceĀ health care company Anthem president and CEO Joseph R. Swedish announced on anthemfacts webpage that the insurer was target of a sophisticated cyber attack.

According Swedish the hackers infiltrated to the company security system and compromised database and gained access to users names, birthdays, medical IDs,social security numbers, street addresses, email addresses and employment information.

The Anthem insurance company have contacted the FBI and cyber security firm Mandiant to investigate the breach,so far company report that no evidence health data was compromised and its members will receive free credit repair and ID protection services.