The email addresses of about 632,000 federal employees from the Justice and Defense departments were accessed in a hack earlier this year that has been blamed on a Russian group.
A preliminary class action settlement for the OPM data breach has been reached which could result in payments to impacted federal employees.
The VA announced that personal data of about 46,000 veterans was potentially left at risk after a data breach at the agency.
One Congresswoman has been continuing efforts for several years now to give free lifetime identity theft protection to OPM data breach victims.
A new Senate committee report highlights ongoing problems at federal agencies that are leaving Americans’ personal data vulnerable.
OPM announced that it has renewed a contract with ID Experts to continue providing free identity theft monitoring services for the agency’s data breaches.