Unknown hackers compromised a number of the U.S. Navy’s computers and gained access to sensitive information, including names and social security numbers, of more than one hundred thousand current and former sailors, officials said Wednesday.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services has informed the Navy that at least one of the company’s laptops used by their employees, under a naval contract, was compromised. HP first notified the Navy on Oct. 22.
Since then, the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) has continued the investigation. They uncovered on Tuesday that the information of 134,386 current and former sailors’ information had been accessed.
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