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Gigantic data leak: pretty much a national US voter database

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Re: Gigantic data leak: pretty much a national US voter data
Post by aairfccha   » Sat Sep 09, 2017 2:53 am

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Constitutional or not, this could and should be illegal or at least much more restricted. Next leak: Equifax, datasets of 143 million people or about half the US population.

https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com

September 7, 2017 — Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced a cybersecurity incident potentially impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. [...] The information accessed primarily includes names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers. In addition, credit card numbers for approximately 209,000 U.S. consumers, and certain dispute documents with personal identifying information for approximately 182,000 U.S. consumers, were accessed.
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