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Maryland Department of Labor Announces Data Breach

July 9, 2019


The Maryland Department of Labor has announced that databases containing personally identifiable information (PII) were accessed in a cyber-incident discovered earlier this year.

As part of the data breach, unknown actors were able to access without authorization files stored on the Literacy Works Information System and a legacy unemployment insurance service database, the Department revealed.

An investigation conducted by the Maryland Department of Information Technology (DoIT) has concluded that “some personally identifiable information may have been accessed without authorization.”

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