Hot off the Press: 32,000 Consumers Sent Notice that thier Data was Breached from a Data Firm

According to a story off the newswires, a division of a larage company has issued data breach notices to 32,000 people on Friday, to tell them that, “sensitive, personally identifiable information about you may have been viewed by a few individuals who should not have access to such information.”   

Some of the information obtained by criminals was used to set up credit cards.   This underscores the risk that any busienss has when larage amounts of data are collected.  Contact ESR for more information on data protection and privacy.