Central Connecticut State University (CCSU)


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 16, 2012
geo: 
New Britain , CT
United States
Records Breached: 

18,763

Breach Total Number: 
18 763
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A computer breach in a CCSU Business Office exposed the information of current and former faculty, staff, and student workers.  A Z-Bot virus designed to relay information was discovered on the computer on December 6, 2011.  The computer had been exposed for eight days and only exposed the Social Security numbers of those who were affected. People associated with CCSU as far back as 1998 were affected.