2,690 logins stolen in data breach

Synopsis

In May 2018, the university disclosed that 2,690 students, alumni and staff were compromised in a data breach. Those impacted had their login information stolen after visiting a third-party website not associated with the university.

The university informed the affected individuals and instructed them to change their username and password.

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