From the daily archives: Saturday, June 23, 2007

Finally the “experts” are coming out and saying what I’ve been saying all along:

the state employees, taxpayers and others unlucky enough to be on the <stolen> tape are actually at a very low risk of having their identities stolen

basically, these experts are saying:

You are much more at risk if someone goes through your garbage can than if you are part of a large data breach

And that, of course, makes a lot of sense.

The dude going through your trash is actually TRYING to find personal information about you. He is TRYING to steal your identity.


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