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Census Bureau says breach didn't compromise sensitive data

2015/07/27

ThreatPost - (National) The U.S. Census Bureau announced a July 22 data breach that affected the Federal Audit Clearinghouse, after a faulty configuration setting allowed Anonymous Operations hackers to gain access, did not compromise any confidential information. No access to internal systems of the agency was detected and the system will remain offline pending an investigation and improved security measures.

Source: https://threatpost.com/census-bureau-says-breach-didnt-compromise-sensitive-data/113957

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.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:49