Beijing has repeatedly insisted that the government played no role in the intrusions, which compromised sensitive personal, financial and biometric data of the employees, and data on their families.
Thursday, December 3, 2015
Chinese government has arrested hackers it says breached OPM database (Washington Post)
Target settles for $39 million over data breach (CNN)
The settlement is the latest in a series of payouts Target has made.
In August, Target settled with Visa for $67 million over the data hack. And in March, Target settled a federal class action lawsuit brought by customers for $10 million.