Bank of America notifying customers after laptop theft

Monday, 10 October 2005, 9:30 AM EST

Users of the Bank of America Corp.'s Visa Buxx prepaid debit cards are being warned that they may have had sensitive information compromised following the theft of an unencrypted laptop computer.

In a letters sent to Buxx users and dated Sept. 23, the Charlotte, North Carolina, bank warned that customers may have had their bank account numbers, routing transit numbers, names and credit card numbers compromised by the theft.

By Robert McMillan at InfoWorld.

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