February 5, 2015
Consumer Alert Regarding Anthem Data Breach

The Connecticut Insurance Department is working closely with Anthem to assess the impact to Connecticut customers and ensure there are plans in place to protect Connecticut policyholders.

Anthem has set up a special website – – to answer customer questions. Customers can also call Anthem’s special toll-free number 877-263-7995. The company will be contacting current and former customers directly affected and will be offering free credit monitoring and identity protection services.

The following is general information from the Department of Consumer Protection regarding identity theft and ways to safeguard your information:

This Consumer Alert will be updated as more details become available.

Anyone with questions or concerns about this or any insurance matter should contact the Connecticut Insurance Department’s Consumer Affairs Unit.

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