What’s a few million names anyway?

19 09 2007

Here’s a story from the Associated Press about a recent data breach at TD Ameritrade (an online brokerage firm). Apparently, one of its databases was hacked and contact information for 6.3 million customers was taken. The good news is that it doesn’t appear that Social Security numbers or account numbers were taken. Customers are not going to be happy about this.




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