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Apple American Group loses USB drive, employee SSNs exposed

2015/03/17

Softpedia - (National) Apple American Group reported that a third-party payroll consultant inadvertently lost a removable storage drive containing sensitive information, including names, Social Security numbers, and tax information of employees from about 470 Applebee's restaurants nationwide. A company representative stated that there is no evidence that the data has been used for malicious purposes.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Apple-American-Group-Loses-USB-Drive-Employee-SSNs-Exposed-476051.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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