Tallahassee Community College (TCC)

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 22, 2013
Tallahassee , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
3 300
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Federal investigators informed Tallahassee Community College that a hacker gained access to their main computer system.  The personal information of students who applied for financial aid may have been accessed.  It appears that an insider hacked into the computer system. Hacked 2011 TCC financial aid records were misused to file fraudulent tax refunds.  Federal Investigators told TCC when they traced where the information came from.