University of South Carolina

Date Breach Made Public: 
September 6, 2007
Columbia , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
1 482
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A number of files containing Social Security numbers, test scores and course grades were exposed online. It appears the person responsible for the breach may not have known enough about computers to realize the information could be accessed outside the university system.