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Minnesota Department of Education cyberattack: Over 95k students data breached

Posted on AllSides June 9th, 2023
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The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) announced on Friday they were hit by a cybersecurity attack that contained information for thousands of students, including those placed in foster care. The department said they were alerted to a vulnerability in their MOVEit file transfer software on Wednesday, May 31. Later that day, an outside entity accessed 24 files with information for thousands of students. The initial investigation indicates the files included information for approximately 95,000 students placed in foster care including their names, date of birth, and which county they were...

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