If you value your identity, here are five entities you'd rather not share your SSN with. And good luck with that.
A sweeping new proposal scheduled for a preliminary vote Wednesday contains criminal penalties for unauthorized sales and fraudulent uses of Social Security numbers, but are there too many exceptions?
Two bills win unanimous approval from a key committee, paving the way for a floor vote, but some outside Congress still have reservations.
Former UT computer science student appeals conviction for writing program to guess Social Security numbers.
Identity fraud concerns spur promises of new laws restricting some commercial uses of Social Security numbers.
News.com's Declan McCullagh says legislation on Social Security numbers will likely be enacted this year due to string of security snafus.
When Valerie Kurkas learned her university email address would contain the last six digits of her Social Security number, she opted for a another account instead.