AT&T fires employee who breached 1,600 customer accounts

Tuesday 7 October 2014 | 10:39 CET | News
AT&T has informed around 1,600 customers that an employee gained unauthorised access to their personal data in August, Reuters reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. In a letter posted on the website of the Attorney General of Vermont on 1 October, AT&T said the person may have obtained Social Security numbers and driver's license numbers. Federal authorities have been notified and the employee has since been fired, the company said.

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