On July 9, Missouri became the 45th state to enact a data-breach notification law. This leaves Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, New Mexico and South Dakota as the only states without a breach-notification requirement
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Missouri joins 44 other states with data-breach notification laws
With the U.S. Census process beginning, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises people to be cooperative, but cautious, so as not to become a victim of fraud or identity theft.
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2010 Census Cautions
Students also need to be careful with their personal information because identity theft happens on college campuses too.
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College students should beware of easy credit
Pensacola Naval Hospital warns patients to watch for signs of identity theft after a laptop computer containing 38,000 patients’ personal information went missing.
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Laptop lost by Navy Hospital bore patient info