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OPM Hackers Used Marvel Superhero Nicknames to Hide Their Tracks

Chinese hackers have a trolly sense of humor.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.7.16
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Chinese Media Says Criminals Hacked OPM, Not Government Spies

That's the result of an "investigation," according to state media Xinhua.
Joseph Cox
12.2.15
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Whoops: OPM Says Hackers Stole 5.6 Million Fingerprints, Not 1.1 Million

The hack that keeps getting worse.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.23.15
News

Hacked US Govt Agency's Security Is So Bad It's Returned to Pen and Paper

After shutting down its security clearance application system, OPM goes old-style.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.3.15
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Hacker Attack on Government May Have Exposed 32M Federal Employees

And the number could even be higher.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.24.15
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Millions of Government Employees Still Don’t Know If Hackers Stole Their Data

And their undercover operations might be at risk because of the OPM hack.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.23.15
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US Personnel Agency Isn't Sure How to Tell Millions of People They Got Hacked

OPM keeps getting it wrong.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.18.15
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US Personnel Agency Still Doesn't Know How Much Employee Data Hackers Stole

And Congress isn’t happy about what could be the worst US government hack of all time.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.16.15
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The Massive Hack on US Personnel Agency is Worse Than Everyone Thought

Hackers reportedly have data on every federal employee.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.11.15
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Hacker Dumps Up to 23,000 Government Emails on the Dark Web

The email and passwords were posted on the same forum where a hacker claimed to have breached OPM.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.11.15
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A Hacker Is Pretending To Sell Stolen US Government Employee Data

While data might not be from OPM hack, it appears to be legitimate.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.9.15