When designing ClearanceJobs.com, we made security our top priority. Why? Because people with clearances have access to sensitive information relating to our country’s national security – and that affects everybody.
The Big News
The GAO finds that the federal government does not always tell people when their personal information has been compromised in a data security breach.
A recently published report cites ‘invitation to connect on LinkedIn’ as the most frequently used subject line in spear phishing attacks.
The personal data of more than 100,000 federal employees was breached as a part of an ongoing cyber attack against government networks.
Independent work is great, but be alert to those scams which make you a mule.