Feds Shut Down Background Check Database Over FlawThe federal personnel agency whose records were plundered by hackers linked to China announced on Monday the temporary shutdown of a massive database used to update and store background investigation records after newly discovering a flaw that left the system vulnerable to additional breaches.
University Of Maryland Breached Data Goes Back To 1992Officials at the University of Maryland say a database breach last month affects fewer people than first reported, but it affects students who attended the school years earlier than initially thought.
Md. House Bill Would Link Gun, Criminal RegistriesThe House of Delegates is considering a bill that would link Maryland's gun registry to its criminal database.
Database Provides Information On Attorneys' WorkInjury lawyers in Maryland now have what may be the legal profession's equivalent of a rap sheet.
New Program Enables Baltimore Police To Access Security Cameras At Businesses, HomesA watchful eye. The City of Baltimore is hoping businesses and homeowners will buy into a new program that allows city police to access their personal security cameras.
Audit Questions Reliability Of Agricultural DataMaryland auditors say a database of state land acquisitions to preserve agriculture has not been tested for reliability.
2 Charged With Abandoning DogsTwo Frederick residents have been charged with abandoning eight dogs in Ijamsville.
Former Md. Officer Gets 5 Months Home DetentionA former police officer was given five months home detention for accessing police databases to help her drug dealer fiancé.