Additionally customers of Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies who used their Blue Cross and Blue Shield insurance in one of fourteen states where Anthem, Inc.
operates may be impacted and are also eligible: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
NYPFRA Member: The NYPFRA received the following information from the the PREA and we are forwarding to all of our online members & it will be in the next newsletter. Anthem will also tell likely impacted current and former members by U. Postal Service how to enroll in free credit monitoring and identity protection services.
I called the 1-877-263-7995 number below and it was suggested that all persons using the Empire Plan & NYSHIP to call ALLCLEAR ID for credit protection. Anthem is not calling members regarding the cyber attack.
Alper has a handful of death threats sitting in his Facebook inbox, and has decided against heading to an upcoming tech conference in Moscow, Russia.
"We got invited a little while ago, right when this started to blow up," Alper told Business Insider.
"We were really excited about it — this was before we got any press — and it was a big deal.
I felt a little dizzy when the lawyer gave us the keys. We’re not Wall Street bankers or trust-fund babies.
It was official: We were the proud owners of a 700-square-foot, one-bedroom apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn. We didn’t win the lottery, and we're far from financial geniuses. Frugal may be one of the least sexy words in the English language, but there are some benefits of being penny pinchers (another ugly phrase).