Notes on This Month’s Anthem Breach

In the wake of the Athem information security breach of almost 80,000,000 records in these first few days of February, encryption and security of data are coming to the forefront of technology concerns. Indeed, even Anthem themselves, according to Brian Krebs (https://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/02/china-to-blame-in-anthem-hack/) posted an advertisement on February 4, the same day the breach was disclosed,…