The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has announced the launching of an online verification center to help individuals whose background investigation records were compromised as a result of the cyberattack on OPM's data files earlier this year. Specifically, the new online program is
The online verification center is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week and will be available through December 2018.
It can be accessed through the main OPM cybersecurity resource center, www.opm.gov/cybersecurity.
As an alternative to accessing the verification center online, individuals also can call the verification center at 866-408-4555 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.