Suits in Sprouts phishing scam consolidated

Suits in Sprouts phishing scam consolidated

A group of proposed class-action suits stemming from a data breach allegedly compromising the identities of more than 21,000 employees of Sprouts Farmers Market have been consolidated in an Arizona Federal Court.

The suits allege that Sprouts fell victim to a "phishing" scam whereby the retailer in March of this year electronically sent the W-2 tax forms of its employees to an unknown third party that had claimed to be a senior executive of the company. At least some of th

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