By Peter Clarke Reuters reports in Anthem to pay record $115 million to settle U.S. lawsuits over data breach a resolution of a class action arsing out of a massive data breach of 79 million individuals’ personal information.
The Plaintiffs’ website announced that the court will consider the settlement on 17 August 2017.
The breach occurred in early 2015 when Anthem suffered a cyber attack in which the personal information of 78.8 million individuals was stolen. Many of those victim’s names, dates of birth, social security numbers, and health care ID numbers were illegally accessed.
The settlement is structured to protect class members from future …read more
Source:: Peter A Clarke