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Univ. Of Md. President Testifies To Senate About Security Data Breach

The University of Maryland president testifies on Capitol Hill about the widespread data breach that exposed hundreds of thousands of people’s personal information.

03/27/2014

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University Of Maryland Reports 2nd Data Breach In 4 Weeks

The University of Maryland says someone hacked into its computer network and obtained personal information for the second time in four weeks.

03/20/2014

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Johns Hopkins Data Spilled In ‘Extortion’ Attempt

Johns Hopkins University is hit by a hacker. The university and the FBI are investigating a data breach involving hundreds of staff and students.

03/07/2014

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Hackers Using Mobile Devices To Expose Sensitive Information In Cyber Attacks

Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels and the University of Maryland. They’re all major retailers and institutions hit by hackers.

02/21/2014

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Lawmakers In Washington Calling For Investigation Into Target Data Breach

There are calls for a federal investigation in the Target data breach that’s left 110 million customers exposed to potential fraud.

01/15/2014

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New Documents Reveal Government Storing Personal Info From Cell Phones

Stunning new revelations about wide-ranging surveillance by the NSA. The government is amassing a staggering amount of information from cell phones, and that’s drawing sharp criticism from privacy advocates.

12/05/2013

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Spy Program Gathered Americans’ Internet Records

The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens’ Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.

06/27/2013

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O’Malley Launches State Data Initiative

Gov. Martin O’Malley has launched an initiative releasing a wide variety of state data to the public online.

05/08/2013

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Audit Questions Reliability Of Agricultural Data

Maryland auditors say a database of state land acquisitions to preserve agriculture has not been tested for reliability.

06/14/2012

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Md. Congressman Discusses Securing Govt. Data As WikiLeaks Pretrial Continues

A pretrial hearing for the Army private accused of leaking government secrets continues at Fort Meade. The same day, Congressional Intelligence Committee leaders turn a spotlight on leaks from within.

06/07/2012

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New Car Feature Legislated: A Black Box Data Recorder

Legislation has passed in the U.S. Senate that would mandate the installation of black box data recorders.

05/02/2012

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Blue Crab Numbers In The Chesapeake Bay At 19-Year High

As comebacks go, it’s off the charts. Researchers are finding a population explosion of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay.

04/19/2012

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