Sean Hao reports:
The state has temporarily taken down two procurement-related Web sites following a security breach that exposed the user names and passwords of hundreds of state and county employees.
State Comptroller Russ Saito said the Web sites were hacked earlier this week by someone in Romania. No financial information was compromised and it does not appear that any other personal information was obtained, but both sites will remain offline until at least next week, Saito said.
“It looks like a hacker infiltrated the site and copied some of the user files,” he said. “We don’t think they’ve had time or have been able to do anything with the IDs or passwords.
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