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Computer hacker likely exposed data of 160,000 at Metropolitan State University

2015/04/15

Minneapolis Star-Tribune - (Minnesota) An investigation into a January breach at the St. Paul-based Metropolitan State University concluded the week of April 13 and found that a hacker broke into the university's database and likely exposed the personal information of as many as 160,000 current, former, and potential students. The investigation also found that about 11,000 students had portions of their Social Security numbers accessed.

Source: http://www.startribune.com/local/299858391.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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