US Air Force scrambles after privacy breach

Tuesday, 23 August 2005, 11:36 AM EST

The US Air Force has been forced to notify more than 33,000 airmen that their personal details might have been exposed following the discovery of a computer security breach. The notification comes after Air Force personnel officers discovered suspiciously high activity on one account into a careers database, called AMS (Assignment Management System), dating back to June.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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