Students who intend to work on or off campus must obtain a Social Security number before they can be listed on their employer’s payroll. To further amend Title 53 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 603, 804 and 809 and to enact a new section 903 thereof, to revise certain definitions, to change benefit levels, to change the time at and circumstances in which expatriate workers may access their contributions, to allow for voluntary participation in the Social Security system, and for other purposes.
S/He represents the Commissioner in discussions with the White House, Members of Congress, the Office of Management and Budget, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Office of Personnel Management, other Federal agencies, executives of State and local governments, and others who are interested in the policies and programs of the Social Security Administration.
Although the SSA’s policy change provides additional proof that the person signing in is the same individual who established multi-factor authentication in the the first place, it does not appear to provide any additional proof that the person creating an account at is who they say they are.
The enhanced online security requirements are certainly timely, considering the worldwide cyberattack last week that infected computer systems in dozens of countries and crippled the hospital computer systems in Great Britain, trains in Germany and telephone service in Spain.
The Social Security Administration manages the Nation’s social insurance program-consisting of retirement, survivors, and disability insurance programs-commonly known as Social Security; administers the Supplemental Security Income program for the aged, blind, and disabled; assigns Social Security numbers to U.S. citizens; and maintains earnings records for workers under their Social Security numbers.