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OPM government data breach impacted 21.5 million


CNN - (National) Federal officials announced July 9 that the June breach of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management's computer systems affected roughly 21.5 million people, up from the 4.2 million estimate originally announced, including security clearance application information from 19.7 million applicants and information regarding 1.8 million non-applicants comprised of spouses and partners.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:41