Cybercrime: VA Data Breach Leaves Personal Info of 46,000 Veterans Exposed

Hackers have tapped into personal information of more than 46,000 U. S. military veterans kept by the Department of Veterans Affairs. 

VA officials reported that cybercriminals 

  • gained access to veterans’ data such as Social Security numbers
  • accessed a VA Financial Services Center online application in an attempt to steal payments from VA to private physicians who treat veterans in the community

 

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