data breach

IRS identity theft trackers overlooked data breaches, report says

by Carten Cordell • 9 months ago

The report details how the IRS’s Return Integrity and Compliance Services organization didn’t record and monitor 89 external data breaches reported to it.

GSA failed to inform breach victims for 2 years, IG says

by Carten Cordell • 10 months ago

The report found that agency officials failed to inform federal employees that their information was exposed in a breach for more than 800 days.

FDIC breached more than 50 times between 2015 and 2016

by Billy Mitchell • 2 years ago

The agency took more than 9 months in most cases to notify victims they may be affected.

Audit: OPM still faces information security weaknesses 2 years after breaches

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 years ago

The agency's security assessment and authorization methodology still has some catching up to do.

CIOs’ answers on FAFSA breach leave lawmakers unsatisfied

by Billy Mitchell • 2 years ago

Who is at fault when two or more agencies together provide a service that gets breached?

Pro-Trump Twitter bots are now promoting WikiLeaks’ CIA dump

by FedScoop Staff • 2 years ago

Our sister publication CyberScoop details how about 32,000 unique Twitter accounts — more commonly known as “bots” — tweeted more than 170,000 times using the #Vault7 hashtag on March 8, the day the leaked information was made public.

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