King Rat (gkr) wrote,
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Spammers steal e-mail addresses from Orbitz

I believe I was the first person to notify Orbitz that someone at their company had stolen information, because an account I only use for Orbitz started receiving spam. At first, their privacy team monkeys would only send me canned responses, but I actually got a response back from someone real after notifying TrustE. Frankly, my experience with TrustE in the past has been crappy as well, so I wasn't expecting anything. Figured I just end up closing the account and starting over. So far, I'm impressed with the reaction, but I suspect that nothing will come of this.

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