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  • CFPB collecting data on 600 million credit accounts despite privacy, security risks

    GAO report: Weaknesses in CFPB ability to assess data collection
    A Government Accountability Office comprehensive study released by the ranking member of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee confirms that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is collecting financial data on up to 600 million consumer credit card accounts, without sufficient security and privacy protections to ensure there is no risk of improper collection, use, or release of consumer financial data.
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