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  1. U.S. officials blame China for a data breach that involved up to four million government employees.

    Feds Suspect China in Massive Info Breach

    Somebody should have changed the passwords. The Office of Personnel Management has reportedly been hacked for the personal data of 4 million federal employees, in the second major Chinese hacking operation on the U.S. government in the last 12 months — which may indicate a shift in focus from commercial secrets to state secrets on the part of China’s hackers. OPM says it’s working with other agencies to investigate the extent of the breach, which occured in April but was only confirmed in May. 

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