OPM Hackers Used Marvel Superhero Nicknames to Hide Their Tracks
Chinese hackers have a trolly sense of humor.
FBI Says a Mysterious Hacking Group Has Had Access to US Govt Files for Years
A confidential FBI alert shows that government hackers are still roaming through US government networks.
OPM Left Internal System Vulnerable to a Known Attack for Weeks
But the agency fixed the issue after Motherboard reported it.
No One Trusts OPM Not to Get Hacked Again
After a hack exposed sensitive employee information, the government is stepping up its protection of its background checks.
The Sweeping OPM Hack Also Compromised White House Journalists
Six months later, the story of the OPM hack keeps getting worse.
China Arrested Suspected OPM Hackers Three Months Ago
A promising signal of things to come?
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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.
For the rest of their lives, 5.6 million US government employees need to remember that someone, somewhere, has their fingerprints.
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Whoops, Turns Out Hackers Stole 5.6 Million People's Fingerprints from the Government
China vehemently denies that its hackers were behind the breach.
Whoops: OPM Says Hackers Stole 5.6 Million Fingerprints, Not 1.1 Million
The hack that keeps getting worse.
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.
Is Hacked Government Personnel Data Being Sold on the Dark Web? Well, Not Yet
There is no real evidence that data from the massive breach at the Office of Personnel Management is being sold. That hasn't stopped people from saying so.