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5.6m fingerprints stolen by hackers in US

Figure is 5 times the number that US officials estimated when the cyberattacks were first disclosed in the summer

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One of the scariest parts of the massive cybersecurity breaches at the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) just got worse: the agency now says 5.6 million people's fingerprints were stolen as part of the hacks.

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ONE of the scariest parts of the massive cybersecurity breaches at the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) just got worse: the agency now says 5.6 million people's fingerprints were stolen as part of the hacks.

That's more than five times the 1.1 million government

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