We all know breaches are terrible, but in today’s world they happen almost monthly. Why then does the Anthem breach have everyone so scared?
First, this is the very first large scale breach that contained medical information, one of our most personal pieces of data, that’s scary.
Second, it is now being reported that the breach may have been initiated in China or another foreign country. So now my medical data is in China? That’s really scary.
Lastly, children’s information was part of the breach. Now this is the part we should be really scared about….