Girard Sharp is investigating reports of a data breach that occurred at the University of Rochester. The breach is reported to have potentially exposed the personal and financial information of faculty, staff and students, including social security numbers, payroll information, marital status, and social demographics.
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More Information on the University of Rochester Data Breach
The University of Rochester is a large research university in western New York, with 12,000 students, 30,000 staff and 1,000 faculty members. On June 2, 2023, University of Rochester announced that it was investigating a data breach resulting from a software vulnerability in a service provided by a third-party file sharing company. University of Rochester urged those potentially affected to take immediate action to protect their personal information and monitor for suspicious activity in their financial accounts.
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