Government Data Breach Looks A Lot Like Past Chinese Hacks
A breach at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management is alleged to be the work of state-sponsored actors in China, and the patterns support that claim.By Evan Thomas | June 5, 2015
An April cyberattack at the Office of Personnel Management could have affected records for as many as 4 million current and former government employees.
"It's thought they gained access in December, but it wasn't until April that the breach was discovered, and senior officials in Washington are pointing the finger of blame at China," Sky News reported.
"Sources are telling us is a massive Chinese hack of U.S. government computers," NBC reported.