Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Responds to Data Breach

Government Technology: The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is responding to a Web service data breach that has exposed information on 1,400 people.

Officials were notified in June by Netsential that information from the Sheriff’s Office had been compromised by a server breach. Netsential is a Houston-based company that provides Web hosting services to hundreds of law enforcement and government agencies. The breach had an impact on more than 200 police departments, fusion centers and other U.S. law enforcement agencies.

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