(Bloomberg) -- U.S. Treasury employees sued seeking lifetime identify theft protection following one of the largest and most serious cyber-attacks in the government’s history.

The complaint by the U.S. Treasury Employees Union against the Office of Personnel Management and director Katherine Archuleta comes two weeks after she told Congress that Social Security numbers for as many as 18 million people were taken in a hacker breach last year. Some lawmakers have called for her resignation.

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