UGA EMPLOYEES AT RISK FOR ID THEFT
Employees who worked at the University of Georgia (UGA) in 2002 are at risk of identity theft after their personal identifying information (PII) was made public. According to UGA, university official recently discovered a data file on a publicly available web server. The web file included 18,931 employees’ Social Security numbers, date of birth, dates of employment, sex, race, phone number and address UGA employees and faculty employed in 2002.
Were you employed by UGA in 2002? Have you requested your free credit report due to fraud? If you are a resident of Georgia, you also have a right to 2 state free credit reports. For more information on how to obtain your free credit report and how to dispute credit report errors, contact attorney Micah Adkins 24/7 at 1-800-263-9091.