|How Those Impacted by the 2015 Cyber Attack Against Anthem Who Were Under 18 at the Time Can Get a Credit Freeze|
Working closely with the three nationwide consumer credit reporting
As part of this program, Anthem will also offer to reimburse parents or
legal guardians who paid for a credit freeze for their child after the
announcement of Anthem’s cyber attack. In addition, for those children
who became adults after
Anthem will mail notification to parents and legal guardians of impacted
minors, or to those who were minors on
This program is unique to Anthem and is being offered at the request of state insurance regulators. Following the announcement of the cyber attack, state insurance regulators began a multi-state exam into the incident. State insurance regulators asked Anthem to provide this offer as part of the conclusion of that investigation. Anthem is pleased that as part of the investigation the examiners found that “Anthem appeared to have taken reasonable measures prior to the Data Breach to protect its computer network and data” and that no fine or penalty was warranted.
Spanish-speaking members may access information at www.AnthemInforma.com.
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