OPM hack

Office of Personnel Management hack $63M settlement approved by federal judge


Unless there are further appeals, eligible claimants should start receiving payouts in early 2023.

OPM hack class action plaintiffs win initial approval for $63M payout


The settlement should bring to an end the long-running lawsuit brought against the agency in response to the 2014 and 2015 breaches.

OIG pans OPM’s most recent IT modernization plan


The OPM inspector general's new report that the agency’s plan to update its IT infrastructure does not include key budget and security information.

Exit Interview: CIO Dave DeVries leaves post-breach OPM on solid footing


DeVries recalls his tenure at OPM a year after almost saying no to the job.

Audit: OPM still faces information security weaknesses 2 years after breaches


The agency's security assessment and authorization methodology still has some catching up to do.

OPM overpaying for identity theft protections after breach, watchdog says


A newly released report by the Government Accountability Office notes that OPM is providing coverage at a level that is “likely unnecessary” because “claims paid rarely exceed a few thousand dollars.”