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Aflac says agent emails were hacked, exposing personal information of clients
Aflac insurance company has announced a breach of personal data that has exposed the email accounts belonging to a small number of independent contractor sales agents. Clients' personal information such as names, addresses, dates of birth, policy numbers, social security numbers and bank account information may have been exposed, according to a review by Aflac completed on April 25. American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus (Aflac) and Continental American Insurance Company (CAIC) announced Friday the internal investigation into the unauthorized access of email accounts that happened between Jan. 17 and April 2.
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