Personally identifiable information

A data breach may have compromised personal information for some 4 million federal employees. (Credit: CBS2)

Officials: Data Breach May Have Affected Up To 4 Million Current, Former Federal Employees

China-based hackers were being blamed Thursday for a data breach that may have left personal information vulnerable for current and former federal employees around the country.


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Experts, Parents, Lawmakers Blast Database Providing Personal Student Information To Vendors

A new national database that compiles personal student information for educational companies that contract with public schools is being blasted by privacy experts.