Sunday, June 18, 2006

Laptop Stolen from DC Home -Again?

It seems that the thieves are not after money but after the most important number for a man-his social security number.

Here is the except of the news fron Washington Post.

Laptop Stolen From D.C. Home
Computer Had Social Security Numbers of 13,000 City Workers, Retirees
By Lyndsey LaytonWashington Post Staff WriteSunday, June 18, 2006

A laptop containing personal data -- including Social Security numbers -- of 13,000 District workers and retirees was stolen Monday from the Southeast Washington home of an employee of ING U.S. Financial Services, the company said yesterday.
ING, which administers the District's retirement plan, known as DCPlus, notified the city about the theft late Friday.

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