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SRS workers affected by cyber-theft

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AIKEN — Employees at Savannah River Site are among those affected by a cyber-theft of more than 100,000 identities of past and present employees of the U.S. Depart­ment of Energy.

Department spokesman James Giusti confirmed that SRS employees had been affected but did not have an exact number.

The department learned about the incident in July and notified employees Oct. 15. Officials say names, Social Security numbers and dates of birth were compromised.

Employees are being offered free credit monitoring for a year.

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dwb619
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dwb619 10/26/13 - 08:57 pm
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credit monitoring

Am I to assume that the credit monitoring is only being offered to present employees?

etlinks
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etlinks 10/26/13 - 11:11 pm
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No everyone affected will be

No everyone affected will be offered the credit monitoring.

KSL
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KSL 10/27/13 - 04:40 am
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Lifelock

Lifelock

KSL
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KSL 10/27/13 - 05:08 am
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Had my identity stolen early

Had my identity stolen early on. In Augusta. No repercussions from early 80's yntil mid to late 80's when some idiot tried to use my SS number to get foodstamps. She was denied but the danged defacs office protectected her identity. Criminal activity protected by the government in the name of privacy. Now we have government crilminal activity totally wiping out privacy.

dwb619
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dwb619 10/31/13 - 05:03 pm
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Oct. 15

Haven't received any notification.
Update: Received notification letter today, October 31.

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