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University Data Breaches on the Rise

About five minutes after writing my post about the Salem State University data breach that hit 25k people, I ran across this story.  2012 saw a dramatic increase in records breached at colleges and universities but less institutions breached.  Less incidents but larger breaches. TeamSHATTER reports on data breaches in the higher education vertical throughout […]

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Another University Data Breach Affects 25k – This Time at Salem State U.

Another year, another university data breach – and just in time for March Madness.  I’ve written at length about the data breach risks unique to the university IT ecosystem and the problem isn’t going away.  A university data breach at Salem State University affects 25,000 former and current students, exposing social security numbers and other […]

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