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The number of Texas companies held accountable for data breaches?

 Posted by at 3:23 pm  Breach Incidents, Commentaries and Analyses, State/Local  Comments Off on The number of Texas companies held accountable for data breaches?
Aug 292016
 

Shawn Shinneman reports: The Office of the Attorney General hasn’t disciplined a single Texas company for failing to notify customers of a data breach – and records show it is only directly notified of a small portion of the incidents, […]

Texas Man Sentenced to Prison for Role in Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Scheme Involving IRS “Get Transcript” Database

 Posted by at 6:24 pm  Government Sector, ID Theft, U.S.  Comments Off on Texas Man Sentenced to Prison for Role in Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Scheme Involving IRS “Get Transcript” Database
Aug 102016
 

And here’s a follow-up to another case involving stolen identity tax refund fraud: A Houston, Texas, man was sentenced to more than two years in prison Monday for his role in a stolen identity refund fraud (SIRF) scheme, announced Principal […]