"The program in question hasn't been used in
The inspector general for the
Barton said none of those 646 residents would be affected by the
"No one affected by the
Local hotels were filled with
For those storm victims, the privacy concerns were real, one group of privacy advocates says.
"It's not just one piece of information that's important," said
According to the report,
"There has been no information to suggest that survivor data has been compromised," she said.
Stephens, the privacy advocate, said data thieves can use even partial data like the last four digits of a
Stephens said he couldn't see why the contractor's name was deleted from the
"It's rather strange," he said. He said the report doesn't present the impression that the contractor is at fault for the data lapse, though he noted that a name might be withheld if there's an investigation still ongoing.
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