JPMorgan Chase alerts Louisiana that data breach possibly affects state-issued debit cards

Julia O’Donoghue reports:

The personal information of Louisiana residents could be at risk because of another data breach involving state-issued debit cards.

JPMorgan Chase has notified Louisiana’s government that someone had broken through the company’s security system and the personal information of residents using debit cards provided by three state agencies could be exposed. People who may be affected include those who receive their tax refunds, child support or unemployment benefits on a prepaid debit card issued by the state.


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