Cyber security added to Obamacare issues

From its beginning, Obamacare has been plagued with security issues. John McAfee (Anti-Virus guru) warned that the website has "no safeguards," so your private information is not protected. Later he added "...this cannot be fixed without at least scrapping the front-end processing." McAfee claims the government overpaid CGI, the creator of HealthCare.gov. He also questions why this Canadian company was chosen when Americans are "high technologists."

David Kennedy, a cyber security expert, testified before Congress in November saying "not only is the website vulnerable, it's under active attack." Two weeks later, he added, "It doesn't appear that any security fixes were done at all." Kennedy recently testified on Capitol Hill and said the website has not improved since his last testimony, "it's even worse." Kevin Johnson, also a security expert, reviewed Kennedy's work prior to the hearing. He said, "The site is fundamentally flawed in ways that make it dangerous to people who use it."

Kennedy said he personally would not use the website. He actually hacked HealthCare.gov in under four minutes. It is only a matter of time until enrollees have their personal information stolen. Keep in mind that the government, unlike Target, does not have to report identity theft to enrollees.

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