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U.S. Homeland Security contractor reports computer breach

2014/08/07

Reuters - (National) DHS and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) suspended work with Virginia-based US Investigations Services (USIS) after the contractor reported a cyberattack likely involving the theft of personal information of DHS employees. DHS notified its entire workforce and is working with OPM, FBI, and USIS to determine the scope of the intrusion.

Source: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/07/us-usa-security-contractor-idUSKBN0G62N420140807

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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