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ChoicePoint Security Breach May Affect More Than 140,000

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ChoicePoint Security Breach May Affect More Than 140,000

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ChoicePoint Security Breach May Affect More Than 140,000

ChoicePoint Security Breach May Affect More Than 140,000

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The consumer data company ChoicePoint says a security breach last week will affect more than 140,000 people in all 50 states. The company is sending notices to individuals whose personal and financial details were accessed by thieves posing as businessmen.

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