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White House weighs sanctions after second breach of a computer system

2015/06/12

New York Times - (National) FBI officials revealed June 12 that hackers breached a second data computer system at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management containing additional information regarding friends, family members, and associates of Federal employees, and that the President is considering financial sanctions against the attackers who gained access to the files of millions of Federal workers. The impact of the second breach remains unknown.

Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/13/us/white-house-weighs-sanctions-after-second-breach-of-a-computer-system.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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