(Title changed due to comments from Diary Police) Citigroup Inc.the world's largest bank, on Monday said account and payment history data on 3.9 million of its customers were lost in transit by United Parcel Service Inc.

New York-based Citigroup said the data were stored on computer tapes, and lost while UPS, the world's biggest package carrier, was shipping them to an Experian credit bureau in Texas.

....Citigroup said its missing tapes were shipped from Weehawken, New Jersey on May 2. It said it first learned of a possible problem on May 20 when Experian called to request a tracking number.

The bank said Experian and UPS advised it on May 24 that they could not locate the tapes. -Reuters

Guess that answers the question...What Can Brown Do For You?

Originally posted to jillian on Mon Jun 06, 2005 at 11:56 AM PDT.

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