Texas fires two tech chiefs over breach

Jaikumar Vijayan reports:

The Texas State Comptroller’s office has fired its heads of information security and of innovation and technology following an inadvertent data leak that exposed Social Security numbers and other personal information on over 3.2 million people in the state.

Two other employees have also been fired over the incident, a statement posted on Texas Comptroller Susan Combs’ site noted .

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