State Employee Data Breached
DATA LOSS—U.S.June 14, 2011
The personal information of approximately 4,900 Texas state employees may have been released to the public, kcentv.com reports. The Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services announced the data breach in a press release. The agency said, "The HHSC Office of Inspector General is now investigating the incident, which also has been reported to law enforcement." This is the second data breach affecting Texas state employees this year.