U.S. government employees are the latest victims of a massive, likely state-sponsored, cyber security breach. Do you worry about how well government entities look after the online data they store about us?
Article by Dante D'Orazio for the Verge
US government employees are the victims of the latest security breach. A contractor for the government has revealed that sensitive information on at least 25,000 workers has been obtained as a result of a cyber attack. The information includes standard personal details like Social Security numbers and birth dates, as well as workers' educational and criminal backgrounds. It also includes information on family members, relatives, and acquaintances.