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1 Choice point’s negligence in information security Alan Ta WEB/320: Principles of E-Commerce Professor: Kenneth Barr 08/18/2013 DeVry University
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2 Introduction : In this Oluwatosin’s pretexting attempt becomes effective as his credentials were not verified effectively. Thus it makes him to create bogus accounts and get access to various personal data in an efficient way. Thus Choice point has also faced many problems due to Oluwatosin’s concept. Then Oluwatosin’s pretexting attempt was also encouraged by Choice point as they trusted him which leads to several problems. This has made Choice point to be notified by the state and federal government for violating the privacy policy. Thus the negotiation of privacy policy has leaded them to give the Choice point company to an individual which made them to suffer from threats. Choice point is considered as one of the leading data broker which has access to about 19 billion public records as well as detailed information of 220 million individuals effectively. The
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  • Spring '13
  • Computer data storage, Privacy policy, choice point

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