Valencia College


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 7, 2012
geo: 
Orlando , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

9,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

An Excel spreadsheet with student names, addresses, dates of birth, and college ID's was listed online on a password-protected website.  The password protection eventually expired and anyone could access the information online.  Valencia College hired an unnamed contractor to create a custom page for prospective students to communicate with the college.  The contractor then hired an unnamed sub-contractor to work on some of the website.The breach can be linked to that unnamed sub-contractor.