Tag: Data Breach

Personal Data of NASA Employees Stolen in Data Breach

December 20, 2018 10:57 AM
Personal Data of NASA Employees Stolen in Data Breach

NASA announced that personal information of an unknown number of agency employees was compromised in a recent data breach.

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3 Years After Data Breaches, OPM Still Has Security Deficiencies

November 14, 2018 12:43 PM
3 Years After Data Breaches, OPM Still Has Security Deficiencies

Over 3 years after the data breaches were reported at OPM, the agency still has not made a number of recommended security improvements.

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Pentagon Reveals Cyber Breach

October 13, 2018 2:35 PM
The Pentagon on Friday said there has been a cyber breach of Defense Department travel records that compromised the personal information and credit card data of potentially as many as 30,000 U.S. military and civilian personnel.

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Bolton Confirms China was Behind OPM Data Breaches

September 21, 2018 5:00 PM

The White House confirmed that China is to blame for the two massive data breaches that exposed personal data of over 20 million federal employees.

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DOJ Says Recent Fraud Case May Not Be Linked to OPM Data Breach

July 10, 2018 6:01 PM
DOJ Says Recent Fraud Case May Not Be Linked to OPM Data Breach

The Justice Department now says that a recent case in Maryland involving stolen identities may not be linked to the OPM data breaches after all.

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Lawmakers Looking for Answers on Leaked OPM Data

June 30, 2018 8:23 AM
Lawmakers Looking for Answers on Leaked OPM Data

Two lawmakers want to know how federal employees’ personal data from the OPM data breaches ended up being used in a domestic fraud case.

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Woman Guilty of Exploiting Federal Employee Data from OPM Breaches

June 20, 2018 8:37 AM
Woman Guilty of Exploiting Federal Employee Data from OPM Breaches

A Maryland woman has pleaded guilty to exploiting personal data of current and former federal employees stolen in the OPM data breaches.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Provide Free Lifetime ID Theft Protection for OPM Data Breaches

May 15, 2018 10:29 AM
Legislation Reintroduced to Provide Free Lifetime ID Theft Protection for OPM Data Breaches

Legislation that would provide free lifetime identity theft protection to victims of OPM’s data breaches has been reintroduced in the House.

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OPM’s IT Systems Still Lacking Nearly Three Years After Data Breaches

March 23, 2018 11:24 AM
OPM’s IT Systems Still Lacking Nearly Three Years After Data Breaches

OPM has struggled to update its IT systems after the 2015 data breaches, and now a House Committee is asking the agency for information.

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Data Breach at DHS Affects Over 245,000 Federal Employees

January 4, 2018 7:07 PM
Data Breach at DHS Affects Over 245,000 Federal Employees

The Department of Homeland Security announced a data breach that impacted over 245,000 current and former employees.

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