The US Department of State suffered a data breach and revealed employee data.
According to the service alert on 7th September acquired by Politico, the violation of the messaging system affected "less than 1% of the employee's inbox". The categorized e-mail system of this department was not affected according to the warning that it was "confidential but not classified" according to the warning.
"We determined that there is a possibility that information that can identify individuals of a particular employee is released," We notified these employees.
Agencies have not suggested anyone responsible for the violation to anyone, but measures are taken to protect the system, and the affected employees will benefit from free credit follow-up for three months It pointed out. The partner site ZDNet was reported.