Security Breach

Local/Regional News
2:37 pm
Fri December 28, 2012

Ky. Medicaid Clients Informed Of Security Breach

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky officials are informing more than 1,000 Medicaid clients of a computer security breach that many have resulted in private information being released.

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services says an employee of a subcontractor responded to a telephone computer scam that allowed unauthorized remote access to a computer that contained information on Medicaid clients. The statement says there isn't any evidence that the Medicaid database was accessed.

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