Australia blames Russians for health insurance data theft

Hanah Lopes

CANBERRA, Australia — Moscow must he held to account for Russian cybercriminals accused of hacking Australia’s largest health insurer and dumping customers’ personal medical records on the dark web, Australian officials said Friday. Australian Federal Police took the unusual step of attributing blame for the unsolved cybercrime that resulted in […]

Australia blames Russians for Medibank health insurance data theft

Hanah Lopes

Moscow must he held to account for Russian cybercriminals accused of hacking Australia’s largest health insurer and dumping customers’ personal medical records on the dark web, Australian officials said Friday. Australian Federal Police took the unusual step of attributing blame for the unsolved cybercrime that resulted in the personal data […]

Health insurers seek big premium increases in RI for 2023

Hanah Lopes

Health insurers are asking the state for large increase in health insurance premiums in 2023, citing increased visits and higher health care costs. The proposed premium increases have to go through the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner, which makes the final decision on how big an increase, if any, it […]

WA takes step toward expanding health insurance coverage for all residents, regardless of immigration status

Hanah Lopes

Washington has taken a significant step toward expanding health and dental insurance coverage to nearly all residents, particularly those who are undocumented. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange, the state’s health insurance marketplace, on Friday submitted a waiver application that, if approved, allows states to bypass or change some Affordable Care […]