Sasha Webb used her access to inmates' identification and then sold the information to Jacqueline Slaton and Harvey James, who filed fraudulent tax returns.
"Webb had access to the means of identification of inmates and sold the information to Jacqueline Slaton and Harvey James, who then used the inmates’ information to file hundreds of false tax returns that claimed over one million dollars in false refunds."It appears that the privacy data breach was discovered as a result of the tax fraud investigation, not by the department of corrections internal audit. Organizations who seek proactive data breach detection, rather than learn about in from third parties, can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
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