AT&T Reports Mobile Customer Data Breach

Episode 1091 (49:09)

An unknown number of AT&T Mobility customers had their data shared by a third party partner of AT&T, the company reported in an official filing. The data pertained to unlocking capabilities of mobile phones in a third party phone market. The data included social security numbers and dates of birth.

AT&T says that all affected customers have been notified, but they won't say how many were affected. The law says that you must notify authorities if it's over 500.

AT&T customer data compromised by phone unlocking service (TheVerge)…
http://www.theverge.com/2014/6/13/5808630/at-t-customer-data-compromised-by-phone-unlocking-service