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Re: Trends in network operator security

  • From: Richard Irving
  • Date: Thu Jan 09 13:24:59 2003

> They took the _medical records_ of _half a million_ US _soldiers_ and
> their families.
> 
> Regardless of the identity-theft aspect, it's hard to imagine them not
> seeing a lucrative aftermarket for that batch of data.

   And just think, courtesy the USA "Patriot" act, next time it won't
just be -military- records they get, it will be yours.

  America is starting to look more and more like the movie
  
  "Minority Report".

>                                 -Bill




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