Grassley Warns 6 Agencies Of Contractor Data Breach Threat

Law360, New York (July 20, 2012, 7:17 PM EDT) -- Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, warned six government agencies Thursday that their data may have been compromised by a government contractor after a congressional investigation into a U.S. Food and Drug Administration employee email monitoring scandal revealed widespread document disclosure.

Grassley sent letters to the heads of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission, U.S. Department of Agriculture and National Institutes of Health. He informed them that his investigation into the FDA scandal uncovered a number...
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