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Campus announces data breach


University of California, Berkeley - (California) Officials at the University of California, Berkeley announced April 30 that about 260 undergraduate students and some former students, as well as approximately 290 parents and other individuals may have had their personal and financial information, including Social Security numbers, accessed in a computer data breach when an unauthorized user gained access to a campus Web server in December 2014 and February 2015. Campus officials removed the server from the network after discovering the breach March 14, and continue to investigate.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:13