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Data Breaches Within the Past 12 months Involving HR Data

February 10, 2006
During the past year at least 15 breaches of confidential data at major companies involved employee records only. Unlike breaches involving customer data, theft of employee data can become a pressing HR issue by throwing into question the trust in management.
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Disgruntled Former Employees May Use the Internet for Revenge

May 10, 2004
In the past, unhappy former employees might have sent a letter to the editor of the local newspaper, or complained loudly to their neighbors. With the widespread availability and expansive reach of the Internet, however, they have a much more effective and invasive method for harassing their former employers.
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