[ISN] Computer server at UNCW hacked, university officials say

http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20140501/ARTICLES/140509973/-1/no_url?Title=Computer-server-at-UNCW-hacked-university-officials-say By Wayne Faulkner Star News Online May 1, 2014 A computer server at the University of North Carolina Wilmington has been hacked, possibly giving access to personal information of some employees and students. The university said Thursday that it is investigating the event, but indicated that so far it had no evidence of fraud or that the hackers had actually found or used the information. The school added that it had begun to notify those affected by email or traditional mail. UNCW announced earlier this week that its information technology systems team discovered unauthorized access to a database that included names, addresses and Social Security numbers of individuals employed at the university as of March. Those might include part-time and temporary employees, graduate students and adjunct instructors. Also affected were individuals who took a foreign language placement test at UNCW between 2002 and 2006, the university said. […]




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