Boston subways shutting down at 7 pm. All public transit service cancelled all day tomorrow. #Snowmageddon2015
By Supriya Kurane and Jim Finkle
(Reuters) – Health insurer Anthem Inc (ANTM.N: Quote, Profile, Research), which has nearly 40 million U.S. customers, said late on Wednesday that hackers had breached one of its IT systems and stolen personal information relating to current and former consumers and employees.
The No. 2 health insurer in the United States said the breach did not appear to involve medical information or financial details such as credit card or bank account numbers.
Uber surge at 2.5x now in Boston as #MBTA service delays cause outrage. I walked 40 minutes to avoid subway this a.m.. Doing it again now.
#mbta Orange Line. Trains seriously unable to meet capacity heading in from Wellington. Again. I’d avoid Orange Line this a.m. if possible.
Feb 4 (Reuters) – Hackers have stolen personal information
relating to current and former customers and staff of no. 2 U.S.
health insurer Anthem Inc., after breaching an IT
system containing data on up to 80 million people, the company
said late on Wednesday.
Anthem, which has nearly 40 million customers in the United
States, said it had reported the attack to the FBI and
cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc. said it had been hired to help
Anthem investigate the attack.
Avoid #MBTA into Boston. Can’t meet demand for Pats parade. I went to Oak Grove to get Orange Line. No room after Malden.
BOSTON (Reuters) – Topface, one of the world’s largest dating websites, said it has paid a hacker an undisclosed sum to stop trying to sell about 20 million email addresses stolen from the Russian company.
Topface Chief Executive Dmitry Filatov said the company located the hacker, who had published ads to sell the data but had not actually sold them.