T-Mobile customers exposed in major Experian data breach


A breach at the data broker Experian has revealed names, addresses, and social security numbers for 15 million Americans, including anyone who filed a credit check with the carrier between September 1st, 2013 through September 16th, 2015. It's unclear how many other companies were involved in the breach, but no banking or credit card information appears to be involved. The social security numbers were being stored in encrypted form, but that encryption may have been compromised.

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