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A suspected hacking attack may have compromised data on four million current and former US government employees.
The data breach involved the government agency that handles security clearances and employee records, officials said.
"As a result of the incident," uncovered in April, the Office of Personnel Management said it "will send notifications to approximately four million individuals".
More to follow...
originally posted by: Cobaltic1978
a reply to: crazyewok
Lol, I think I need to start putting (sarc) next to most of my posts.
Indeed, lookout, Helter Skelter!!
Since the intrusion, OPM has instituted additional network security precautions, including: restricting remote access for network administrators and restricting network administration functions remotely; a review of all connections to ensure that only legitimate business connections have access to the internet; and deploying anti-malware software across the environment to protect and prevent the deployment or execution of tools that could compromise the network.