Posts by Jack Miles

Jack Miles is Systems Engineering Manager, Public Sector and has been a Senior Systems Engineer with Centrify Corporation since July of 2013. While currently focused on the Department of Defense and select civilian agencies, Mr. Miles has worked with other federal agencies, state and local governments, and educational institutions.

It's All About Identity

OPM Lost My Identity — This Time, It’s Personal

By , July 30, 2015

So I have been compromised. My personal information was among the millions taken by our adversary from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Of course this is not the first time my personal information has fallen into the hands of the undesirable, but this time it’s different. Previously, the focus has been on my credit card and banking information — three times in last two years. But OPM had my SF-86 (my security clearance questionnaire) on file. With that information, you can become me. It lists not just my PII, but also the PII of my friends and family members, my…