Unknown hackers broke into the laptop, which contained data for more than 134 thousand active and retired military personnel of the U.S. Navy. It is reported TASS with reference to the press service of the Deputy chief of naval staff on personnel issues.
The data were stored in the laptop of an employee of Hewlett Packard working in the Armed forces of the United States. The company informed the Navy about the burglary on October 27. Since then, the information is checked.
After preliminary analysis of the November 22, “it was found that unknown had gained access to confidential information, including names and social security numbers 134 386 active and retired military personnel, Navy”.
The investigation is ongoing.