Harvard Pilgrim Well being Care hit by ransomware assault, member knowledge could also be compromised

BOSTON — The second-largest well being insurer in Massachusetts was the sufferer of a ransomware assault during which delicate private data in addition to well being data of present and previous members might have been compromised, firm officers stated.

Point32Health stated in a press release on its web site Tuesday {that a} “cybersecurity ransomware incident” affecting its Harvard Pilgrim Well being Care program was detected April 17.

An ongoing investigation indicated that from March 28 till April 17, members’ addresses, cellphone numbers, birthdates, Social Safety numbers, medical historical past, remedy, dates of service, supplier names and different data might have been compromised.