SC hacking case grows worse

Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 9:09 AM
Last updated 6:44 PM
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COLUMBIA— South Carolina officials say 200,000 more tax returns were hacked than originally reported.

The State newspaper reported that officials now think 3.8 million returns were hacked.

A spokeswoman for the agency told the newspaper that officials think the latest total will be the final total of returns that were improperly accessed. Officials say about 657,000 business returns were also hacked.

Nearly 700,000 people have signed up for free credit monitoring because of the hacking incident.

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OpenCurtain
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OpenCurtain 11/07/12 - 10:43 am
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still waiting on details

Currently we know more about the Johnny on the spot lawyer that wants to sue the state than we know about how the breach was accomplished.

KSL
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KSL 11/07/12 - 10:50 am
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That would be typical.

That would be typical.

soapy_725
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soapy_725 11/07/12 - 12:08 pm
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I need to verify your complete SS to
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have you see the doctor, dentist, optometrist, radiologist. Here, sign our "patient privacy statement" and be sure to add the names of those other than yourself that we can share this data. Can I check "everyone" and avoid the possibility that I may sue you in the future? Sure. That is an option. Be sure to give us the complete SS# with which to contact Equifax and get even more vital information about your life other that medical condition. It will not be encrypted because of the additional administration cost. Costs like limited access, passwords, security levels. Marjorie needs to look at this at her home in Cherry Treel Crossing when she does the medical coding.

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