Inquiries from Congress and at least five lawsuits are thelatest ramifications of the massive Office of Personnel Management security breaches, whichaffected some 21.5 million current and former federal employeesincluding NCUA personnel.

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) senta letter to the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team on Wednesdayrequesting the precise dates for when the OPM contacted US-CERT.

This letter comes almost two months after the breach and followsseveral congressional hearings. The Oversight Committee itself heldthree hearings in June and July.

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Roy Urrico

Roy W. Urrico specializes in articles about financial technology and services for Credit Union Times, as well as ghostwriting, copywriting, and case studies. Also: writer/editor of a semi-annual newsletter for Association for Financial Technology since 1997 and history projects funded by the U.S Interior Department, National Park Service and Warren County (N.Y.).