30 Sep '15, 3am

CIA pulled officers from Beijing after OPM hacking of personnel records

Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper listens during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on cybersecurity, Sept. 29, 2015. Joe Gromelski/Stars and Stripes Related OPM: Millions more government fingerprints deemed stolen The number of people applying for or receiving security clearances whose fingerprint images were stolen in one of the worst government data breaches is now believed to be 5.6 million, not 1.1 million as first thought, the Office of Personnel Management announced Wednesday. Government agency's effort to stop future cyberthefts again draws auditors' criticism Months into a government effort to better protect personal information it holds on tens of millions of Americans following two major breaches, auditors remain concerned that planning and funding shortcomings continue to leave the project at "high risk" of failure. Cyberattacks, South C...

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