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Hackers access Metropolitan Companies employee information


Softpedia - (International) Metropolitan Companies, Inc., a staffing company, notified employees of several organizations under the umbrella of the company that their personal information, including Social Security numbers and financial details, may have been accessed without authorization during an April 21 security breach. The company removed access to its systems in response to the breach and hired a third party to investigate the incident.


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 10:20:39