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URI says data breach involves some 3,000 email accounts

2015/08/20

Providence Journal - (Rhode Island) The FBI is assisting August 20 in an investigation into a breach of the University of Rhode Island's email account records, which would have given hackers access to the email addresses and passwords of about 3,000 university email accounts. School officials stated that thieves may have also gained access to students' private email account passwords.

Source: http://www.providencejournal.com/article/20150820/NEWS/150829905

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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