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As a follow-up to last week’s announcement regarding the recent cyber incidents, we wanted to update you on where you can get more information, in addition to providing some helpful reminders about the two incidents.

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Today, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced the results of the interagency forensics investigation into a recent cyber incident involving Federal background investigation data and the steps it is taking to protect those impacted. The Department of the Interior (DOI) and OPM will continue to provide additional information going forward.

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Cybersecurity

I am writing to provide an update on the recent cyber incidents at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). The OPM is working hard to improve customer service, complete the interagency forensics effort, and conduct a comprehensive IT systems review. We heard many of your questions and concerns about these incidents which we will address here.

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On June 12, 2015, OPM announced a cyber intrusion affecting systems that contain information related to background investigations of current, former, and prospective Federal Government employees from across all branches of government.

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Since a number of individuals have declared their candidacy for President for the 2016 race, Federal employees are officially in the “Hatch Act Season.”