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Hackers break into server for Obamacare website: U.S. officials

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) – An unknown hacker or hackers broke into a computer server supporting the HealthCare.gov website through which consumers enroll in Obamacare health insurance, a government cybersecurity team discovered last week, apparently uploading malicious files. … Continue reading

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Oregon sues Oracle, claiming fraud over failed Obamacare website

By Teresa Carson PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) – The state of Oregon sued Oracle America Inc. and six of its top executives Friday, accusing the software giant of fraud for failing to deliver a working website for the Affordable Care Act … Continue reading

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Obamacare opponent wins Florida poll

The result will embolden Republicans who are hoping to take control of the Senate in the November midterms and represents a setback for Democrats Asia homepage

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Obamacare computers not yet equipped to fix errors: report

The HealthCare.gov website is not yet equipped to handle appeals by thousands of people seeking to correct errors the system made when they were signing up for the new federal healthcare law, the Washington Post reported on Sunday. The newspaper, … Continue reading

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Exclusive: U.S. government failed to secure Obamacare site: experts

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – A group of cyber security professionals is warning that the U.S. government has failed to implement fixes to protect the HealthCare.gov website from hackers, some three months after experts first pointed out the problem. … Continue reading

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Accenture chosen as lead contractor on Obamacare website: government

Accenture has been chosen to replace CGI Federal as the lead contractor on the Obamacare enrollment website, which failed to work when it launched in October for millions of Americans shopping for insurance, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid … Continue reading

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U.S. to end CGI contract for Obamacare website: report

The U.S. government will end its contract with CGI Federal for the error-plagued Obamacare enrollment website HealthCare.gov, instead signing a contract with Accenture, the Washington Post reported Friday in its online edition. U.S.-listed shares of CGI Group, the parent of … Continue reading

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The second coming of Obamacare website – will it work?

President Barack Obama's healthcare law is facing its biggest test this weekend since its disastrous October 1 launch, as Americans find out whether the administration has met a self-imposed deadline to fix its insurance shopping website. Another major outage of … Continue reading

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Glitch lists New York bakery, limo service as Obamacare advisors

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – Telephones have been ringing off the hook at a Brooklyn cupcake bakery, an Indian restaurant and other New York City establishments, but the calls are not all helping business. Because of a glitch … Continue reading

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Problems at main Obamacare website are being fixed: White House

By Lewis Krauskopf (Reuters) – The Obama administration said on Monday it was fixing software and capacity problems at the main website designed to enroll millions of Americans into new health plans. The HealthCare.gov website has been beset by glitches … Continue reading

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