Legislation Reintroduced To Provide Free Lifetime ID Theft Protection For OPM Data Breaches : FedSmith.com
Legislation Reintroduced to Provide Free Lifetime ID Theft Protection for OPM Data Breaches : FedSmith.com
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Remember the data breaches that occurred at the Office of Personnel Management? They left the personal data of millions of current and former federal employees vulnerable, including more sensitive data, such as fingerprints.
As part of the clean up process from the breaches, free identity theft protection was provided, but it is currently scheduled to only last through fiscal year 2026.
One Congresswoman is making a second effort to change that. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) recently reintroduced the Reducing …