Health insurance: data on more than 500,000 French people stolen

Hackers managed to connect to professional accounts of 19 people who did not address the e-mail that there were compromises.

Data of more than 500,000 Français in kind. The computer accounts of 19 health professionals, mostly pharmacists, were hacked and the administrative data of more than 500,000 stolen policyholdersindicated Health Insurance on Thursday, March 17th.

The attack was detected “at the end of last week”, details the Caisse nationale d’assurance maladie (Cnam) in a statement. Frequently “unauthorized persons ” connected to “amelipro accounts” of 19 caregivers not “Email addresses have been compromised”.

Cnam filed a complaint

With the help of computer robots, you can recover it “chained” corpse identity data (name, first name, date of birth), Secu numbers and information on the rights (attending physician, 100% care) of at least 510,000 policyholders, all will care “individual report ” in the next few days.

On the other hand, the pirated files do not contain any contact (address, phone) or bank details, or data on diseases or the consumption of care, he points out to Cnam, who to warn you the Cnil Wednesday before filing a complaint Thursday, March 17th.

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