Office of the Vermont Attorney General

Data Broker Working Group Documents Referenced

Documents Referenced Archived Document (PDF)
2017 Vt. Acts & Resolves No. 66. Archived Document
Adam Tanner, How Data Brokers Make Money Off Your Medical Records, Scientific American, Feb. 1, 2016 Archived Document
Andriotis, AnnaMaria et al., Senators Rip Credit-Reporting Model in Wake of Equifax Breach, Wall St. J., Oct. 4, 2017 Archived Document
Angela Moscaritolo, LexisNexis admits to another major data breach, SC Magazine, May 4, 2009 Archived Document
Anna North, When a SWAT Team Comes to Your House, N.Y. Times, Jul. 6, 2017 Archived Document
Brian Krebs, Data Broker Giants Hacked by ID Theft Service, KrebsOnSecurity, Sep. 25, 2013 Archived Document
Brian Krebs, Experian Lapse Allowed ID Theft Service Access to 200 Million Consumer Records, KrebsOnSecurity, Mar. 10, 2014 Archived Document
Brian Krebs, Feds Indict Three in 2011 Epsilon Hack, KrebsOnSecurity, Mar. 15, 2015 Archived Document
Cal. Leg. SB-1348, Data brokers: sale of personal information (Feb. 21, 2014) Archived Document
Complaint, Massachusetts v. Equifax (Sept. 19, 2017) Archived Document
DMA, Direct Marketing Association Guidelines for Ethical Business Practice Archived Document
Exec. Office of the President, Big Data: A Report on Algorithmic Systems, Opportunity, and Civil Rights, May 2016 Archived Document
Exec. Office of the President, President’s Council of Advisors on Sci. and Tech., Big Data and Privacy: A Technological Perspective, May 2014 Archived Document
F.T.C., CAN-SPAM Act: A Compliance Guide for Business Archived Document
F.T.C., Complying with COPPA: Frequently Asked Questions Archived Document
F.T.C., Complying with the Telemarketing Sales Rule Archived Document
F.T.C., Data Brokers, A Call for Transparency and Accountability, May 2014 Archived Document
F.T.C., Report to Congress Under Section 319 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003, Dec. 2012 Archived Document
F.T.C., The Telemarketing Sales Rule Archived Document
Farhad Manjoo, Seriously, Equifax? This Is a Breach No One Should Get Away With, N.Y. Times, Sept. 8, 2017 Archived Document
Geoffrey A. Fowler, Your Data is Way More Exposed than You Realize, Wall St. J., May 24, 2017 Archived Document
Heather Timmons, Security Breach at LexisNexis Now Appears Larger, N.Y. Times., Apr. 13, 2005 Archived Document
John Leyden, Acxiom database hacker jailed for 8 years, The Register, Feb. 23, 2006 Archived Document
Juan Carlos Rodriguez, LexisNexis Could Have Suffered Data Breach, FBI Says, Law360, Sept. 26, 2013 Archived Document
L. Sweeney, Simple Demographics Often Identify People Uniquely. Carnegie Mellon Univ., Data Privacy Working Paper 3. Pittsburgh 2000 Archived Document
Miguel Helft, After Breach, Companies Warn of E-Mail Fraud, N.Y. Times, Apr. 4, 2011, Retrieved from Archived Document
Nat’l Network to End Domestic Violence, People Searches and Data Brokers, 2013 Archived Document
Natasha Singer, With a Few Bits of Data, Researchers Identify ‘Anonymous’ People, N.Y. Times, Jan. 29, 2015 Archived Document
Press Release, F.T.C., Data Broker Defendants Settle FTC Charges They Sold Sensitive Personal Information to Scammers, Feb. 18, 2016 Archived Document
Press Release, F.T.C., FTC Puts An End to Data Broker Operation that Helped Scam More Than $7 Million from Consumers’ Accounts, Nov. 30, 2016 Archived Document
Press Release, Ill. Att’y Gen., Attorney General Madigan Announces $1 Million Settlement with Adobe, Nov. 10, 2016 Archived Document
Press Release, N.Y. Att’y Gen., A.G. Schneiderman Announces $18.5 Million Multi-State Settlement With Target Corporation Over 2013 Data Breach, May 23, 2017 Archived Document
Press Release, Vt. Att’y Gen., Attorney General Announces Nationwide Data Breach Settlement, Aug 9, 2017 Archived Document
Press Release, Vt. Att’y Gen., Attorney General Settles Data Breach Case for $264,000; Issues $400 Per Social Security Number Penalty, Sep. 29, 2017 Archived Document
Press Release, Vt. Att’y Gen., Vermont Attorney General Resolves Security Breach with Hilton Company to Pay $300,000 Penalty, Oct. 31, 2017 Archived Document
Senate Comm. On Commerce, Science & Transp., Staff Rep. for Chairman Rockefeller, A Review of the Data Broker Industry: Collection, Use, and Sale of Consumer Data for Marketing Purposes, Dec. 18, 2013 Archived Document
Stacy Cowley and Tara Bernard, As Equifax Amassed Ever More Data, Safety was a Sales Pitch, N.Y. Times, Sept. 23, 2017 Archived Document
Transcript of Waiver of Indictment and Plea to Information Hearing, U.S. v. Hieu Minh Ngo, Docket No. 1:12-cr-00144 Doc. 27, Mar. 7, 2014 Archived Document
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age, June 30, 2014 Archived Document
World Privacy Forum, Testimony of Pam Dixon Executive Director, World Privacy Forum, Before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: What Information do Data Brokers Have on Consumers, and How Do They Use It?, Dec. 18, 2013 Archived Document
World Privacy Forum, The Scoring of America: How Secret Consumer Scores Threaten Your Privacy and Your Future, April 2, 2014 Archived Document