Suddenlink Communications, AAT Communications

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No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 23, 2012
Overland Park , KS
United States
Kansas US
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On February 24, 2012, law enforcement notified Suddenlink management of an incident involving a former employee.  The employee had obtained the personal information of individuals who worked at Suddenlink and AAT Communications between May 22, 2006 and July 21, 2006.  Names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, wage information, and banking information may have been exposed.  The former employee was using the information for fraudulent purposes and an investigation uncovered isolated instances of information misuse between 2006 and 2012.  The former employee was arrested.