900 social insurance numbers taken in Canada Revenue Agency security breach involving Heartbleed

Meghan Hurley reports:

 The social insurance numbers of 900 Canadians were swiped from the Canada Revenue Agency website after its Internet software was compromised by the so-called Heartbleed computer bug.

Andrew Treusch, the commissioner of the Canada Revenue Agency, said in a statement the CRA has worked around the clock to implement a “patch” for the bug.

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