It wasn't chance that kept Freeman's Social Security number safe.
What does SSN stand for?
SSN stands for Social Security Number
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 143 other meanings of SSN in our Acronym Attic
- Segment Serial Number
- Senior Secured Note (finance)
- Sense Selection Network (natural language processing)
- Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (Italian Health Service)
- Ship, Submersible, Nuclear
- Silicon Serial Number
- Silver Spring Networks (Redwood City, CA)
- Simultaneous Switching Noise
- Smoothed Sunspot Number
- Social Safety Net
Samples in periodicals archive:
states--Abbott made it mandatory for county clerks and other government officials to remove Social Security numbers from public documents before distributing them in an attempt to prevent easy access by identity thieves and others who may misuse the numbers to access individuals' bank accounts and personal information.
And then there was the auditor whose laptop, which contained more than 500 Social Security numbers of current and former employees of a large law firm's pension plan, was stolen.
Since the law also does not define "other identifying number," it seems the law requires that IHEs cull Social Security numbers from applications and transmit them to the police.
The Michigan Social Security Number Privacy Act, which took effect March 1, generally prohibits employers from using more than four sequential digits of an individual's Social Security number for any purpose.