However, the breach did not compromise medical records; the thieves were after Social Security numbers
Narrowing the field further is the fact that no Social Security number
can have a first three digits above 772, because when the area system was set up that was the highest number the Social Security Administration got to.
Sometimes the timing isn't right for providing a Social Security number
It is logical to introduce a social security number
system before considering full payment of the promised amount of allowances.
Another hitch with minors is that you can't put a fraud alert on a Social Security number
with no credit history.
bishops' national Office of Child and Youth Protection is investigating whether adequate background checks can be done on volunteers lacking Social Security numbers
With a fake Social Security number
, he had landed a job serving sandwiches inside Midway Airport.
But impostors in possession of a certified birth certificate can go farther, and even parlay a driver's license and a Social Security number
into that most desirable of documents, the U.
DALLAS -- With the issue of personal privacy of the utmost importance, putting Social Security numbers
on checks is fast becoming a major concern among shoppers.
One medical office employee illegally obtained a patient's name and social security number
, established a credit line, rented an apartment, and earned income in the patient's name.
And new driver's licenses must include the carrier's Social Security number
unless the state issuing the license passes a law exempting itself from this requirement.
An examination of the recent, eye-opening Carnegie Mellon University report on Social Security number