Social Security Numbers and ID Theft

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on March 17, 2003

The Office of the Inspector General of the Social Security Administration recently issued a report, Federal Agencies’ Controls Over the Access, Disclosure and Use of Social Security Numbers by External Entities (PDF), documenting problems with unauthorized access to, and dissemination of, social security numbers.
See also this March 6, 2003 speech by James G. Huse, Jr., Inspector General, Social Security Administration: Preventing and Detecting Social Security Fraud.

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