Related News: Experian Sold Consumer Data to ID Theft Service

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. Krebs on Security published an article titled Experian Sold Consumer Data to ID Theft Service.

In March 2012, Court Ventures was purchased by Costa Mesa, Calif.-based Experian, one of the three major consumer credit bureaus. According to Martin, the proprietors of had gained access to Experian’s databases by posing as a U.S.-based private investigator. In reality, Martin said, the individuals apparently responsible for running were based in Vietnam.

Source: Krebs on Security