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DHS hack a reminder that government is no good at data security

By Washington Examiner 2/9/16 12:01 AM – 

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson listens at left as President Barack Obama speaks at the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va. One of the federal government’s special incompetencies is protecting sensitive data. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson listens at left as President Barack Obama speaks at the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va. One of the federal government’s special incompetencies is protecting sensitive data. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

A hacker claimed this week to have stolen 200 gigabytes of sensitive government information, including personal details about 30,000 employees at the Department of Homeland Security and FBI.