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Student Loan Data Recovered

DATA LOSS—U.S.

April 20, 2010

A student loan firm that reported the theft of data pertaining to 3.3 million borrowers late last month says all of the data has been recovered, the Virginian-Pilot reports. Educational Credit Management Corp. (ECMC) says it will continue to honor the yearlong free credit monitoring services it offered those impacted upon discovering the breach. According to the report, investigators located the stolen discs and the data appears uncompromised.

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