The employee, who no longer works for the unemployment office, obtained the PII by inappropriately accessing the state's Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance database.
"employee improperly accessed and acquired their information from an unemployment insurance database."It is unclear how the identity thefts were discovered. Organizations seeking to proactively detect ID thefts and data privacy breaches can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
- Vermont Department of Labor
Learn how to proactively detect identity theft and unauthorized breaches of data privacy, even by authorized users - with no hardware and no on-site software.Sources:
(a) Unauthorized Acquisition of Unemployment Insurance Database Information - www.Vermont.gov, 03/27/2015