INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Workforce Development is reporting a cybersecurity incident after a person or group gained access to some unemployment applicants’ information.
The person or group accessed login email addresses and security questions. Currently, the agency doesn’t believe social security numbers were accessed.
The agency says the incident impacted more than 4,200 accounts. At least 94 percent of the accounts were not actively receiving benefits.
The DWD has notified account holders by mail.
If you can’t log into your uplink account, contact the agency.
Affected people can request a credit freeze from the three credit agencies.