University of Pittsburgh Medical Center investigating scheme in which employee information misused for tax refund fraud scheme (updated)
Sean D. Hammill reports:
UPMC said today that it is investigating how 22 employees have had their private identity information compromised as part of a “tax fraud” scheme.
“We have become aware that approximately 22 of our employees have been victimized,” UPMC said in a statement. “We are aggressively investigating with the United States Secret Service, Internal Revenue Service and United States Postal Inspection Service to determine the root cause.”
Read more on Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Update: were the data stolen from the employees’ mail boxes?