The Pentagon reported the hacking of its database

У Пентагоні повідомили про злам своєї бази даних


Data leak touched least 30 thousand people

The Ministry of defense reported about the hacking of the database of the Department, which led to the data breach of the Pentagon. We are talking about hacking data regarding travel of employees of the Ministry – both military and civilian personnel. About this reports Associated Press, reports UNIAN.

Preliminarily, it is noted that the leak has affected about 30 thousand persons, but their number may increase. Data that captured the crooks, and relates information on credit card employees.

As noted, the leak could have happened a few months ago, but I discovered it only recently.

At the same time, Pentagon spokesman says the break-in happened from the commercial supplier. The office noted that currently assess the scale of the incident. In this case, the secret information were not stolen, I assure in the Ministry of defense.