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Marie26 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-26-06 03:30 PM
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186. Lex/Nex was one of the companies that leaked information
Edited on Sun Feb-26-06 03:36 PM by Marie26
to identity thieves. And check this out:

"It didn't take long for politicians to seize on the latest LexisNexis data leak as evidence that more federal laws are needed.

After LexisNexis revealed on Tuesday that an intrusion into its Seisint databases may have compromised personal information on about 310,000 Americans, a tenfold increase on its previous estimate, members of Congress quickly pledged an aggressive response."

http://news.com.com/LexisNexis+flap+draws+outcry+from+C...

Lex/Nex uses Seisint databases! It bought out the company.
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