Report: DHS Monitoring Apparent Hack of Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) Website
See Also: Coverage From NY Daily News
UPDATED: Statement from FDLP/GPO:
There was an intrusion on GPO’s FDLP website on Saturday, January 4, 2020. The site was taken down for about 24 hours to allow for a security analysis. It has been determined by GPO’s IT Security Team that none of the site’s data was compromised, and the site is back online. GPO continues to coordinate with the appropriate authorities to investigate the origins of the intrusion.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.