Worst Data Breaches Ever - ChoicePoint

 
 
By Debra Donston  |  Posted 2007-08-15 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The last few years have seen a slew of data breaches-all bad, but some worse than others. In the spirit of learning what not to do by example, eWEEK presents some of the worst data breaches ever. (Unfortunately, likely to be continued ...)

 
 
 
September 2005

ChoicePoint

Through what amounted to a social hack, criminals gained access to the systems of database giant ChoicePoint. The data of more than 145,000 people was exposed.

Worst Data Breaches Ever - ChoicePoint
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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