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Police: BYU student hacked into school computers to change grades

2014/08/05

Utah County Daily Herald – (Utah) A Brigham Young University student was arrested and charged after allegedly confessing to police that he breached the Utah university's cyber security remotely to change his student status, illegally accessed a professor's computer and other staff members' computers to obtain logins and passwords in order to modify grades, and downloaded pages of personal information belonging to students without authorization.

Source: http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/police-byu-student-hacked-into-school-computers-to-change-grades/article_1d68bda3-ab1e-5ecb-a7ce-6757c8bda858.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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