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February 6, 2015

ATTENTION: Human Resource, Benefit and Payroll Officers
SUBJECT: Cyber-attack Impacting Anthem Inc.

The Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) has become aware that Anthem, Inc., the parent company of our health insurance provider, is the victim of a highly-sophisticated cyber-attack. Anthem has informed the OSC that its member data was accessed, and could include that of former and current employees.

We are working closely with Anthem to better understand the impact to our members. Here is what we know:

We continue to work closely with Anthem to better understand the cyber-attack and the impact on our members. For additional information, members should be directed to the following resources:

Very truly yours,

Division Director

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