Victims of data breaches are usually offered identity-theft-protection services, but even the companies that promise to safeguard your identity are far from infallible.
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"Analytic access" to those records, which go back five years, will end on November 29, 2015, and they will be destroyed three months later.
The commander in chief discussed the wave of Silicon Valley tech talent invading government, challenges in IT procurement and how better IT can lead to better federal customer service.
Experts advise those affected learn how to spot deception in emails, phone calls and social interactions.
Created by two nonprofit companies, this software is completely free, can be used by anyone, and is actually pretty good at generating real, actionable intelligence.
The aftermath of the OPM hack, with all its humiliating details of ignored warnings, has shown the federal government is both stubbornly slow to fix mistakes and woefully understaffed with cybersecurity experts.
The guidelines attempt to ensure doctors don't compromise patient data when they use smartphones to access electronic health records.
The stolen information, which has been posted online, includes employee names, email addresses, phone numbers and positions within the federal government.
Analysts at FEMA, TSA and other DHS agencies might soon be required to take data courses.