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Although your medical records may have been compromised, you can find assurance in the fact that you were not the only one. Along with your records, 80 million other Anthem customer’s records have been breached. The odds of you being specifically targeted after this breach is pretty slim. The Health Insurance and Accountability Act (HIPAA) prevents patient health information from being sent un-encrypted over the Internet. This ensures that hackers won’t be able to read your records when they are transmitted. The problem lies with the fact that the law does not require your information to be encrypted when stored locally. This means that whoever has access to a computer with your medical information on it also has access
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