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Former Hopkins grad students' personal data exposed online
Former Hopkins grad students' personal data exposed online

More than 2,000 Social Security numbers of former Johns Hopkins University graduate students were exposed to potential hackers, the university confirmed Saturday. Hopkins officials discovered on March 19 that the names and Social Security numbers of 2,166 former students were stored on a server that was accessible to the Internet, said Dennis O'Shea, a university spokesman. "Somebody had stashed them on a machine, not realizing that when they did that, the files would be accessible on the Internet," O'Shea said. The records were intended to be used internally, he said. They belonged to people who were graduate students at the Homewood campus from 2007 to 2009. The...

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