According to sources, Skidmore College (a Education organization in New York) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-09-27.

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Source 1  |  2023-09-27

Skidmore College may face potential lawsuits over data breach

“Following a data breach, Skidmore College is being investigated by at least two law firms, with at least one ready to file lawsuits against the college if it doesn’t take steps to effectively remedy the situation.“

“Individuals affected by the breach, which occurred in February, were notified by letter dated Sept. 15 from Chief Technology Officer Dwane Sterling, that was obtained by The Daily Gazette Family of Newspapers. “

“In the letter the college said it was breached on Feb. 17 and upon discovering the breach “took steps to contain and remediate the situation,” including changing passwords and implementing new threat detection and monitoring software. “

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