Posts Tagged ‘hacker’

PII About 800,000 Individuals Compromised at UCLA

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006

Today CNN reported personally identifiable information (PII), Social Security numbers, home addresses and birth dates, about 800,000 current and former UCLA students, faculty and staff may have been compromised.
Surprisingly, the unauthorized access reportedly was occurring from October, 2005 through November 21 of this year when the security staff finally noticed suspicious activity.


U.S. Naval War College Network and Website Still Down From Hack Over Two Weeks Ago

Thursday, December 7th, 2006

Tuesday Silicon Valley reported the U.S. Naval War College’s network and website had been down for over two weeks as a result of a hacker. The hacker apparently didn’t take the site and network down, but the Navy Cyber Defense Operations Command took it offline after detecting the unauthorized access on, or around, November 16.