The $160 Million Laptop

August 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2006, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $160 million laptop computer recovered by the FBI which belongs to the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The laptop computer and external hard drive which contains birthdates, SSS numbers, and other personal information were stolen from a residence in Aspen Hills, Maryland in May. By June, the items were recovered with help of a $50,000 reward. A program to monitor the credits of all people at risk were valued to be $160 million for one year.


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