The Pentagon announced it has been hit by a data breach potentially impacting 30,000 employees, The Associated Press reports. A cyberattack on an unidentified vendor resulted in compromised personal data and credit card information of U.S. military and civilian personnel. Pentagon Spokesman Lt. Col. Joseph Buccino said the department is investigating the breach to determine who was behind the attack and whether more individuals will be affected. “The department is continuing to assess the risk of harm and will ensure notifications are made to affected personnel,” the Pentagon said in a statement.
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