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Extortion Bid Helped Michigan State Protect Data

November 21, 2016
 

Michigan State University was able to minimize exposure from a data breach this month when it received an email trying to extort money to take advantage of the data breach, The Lansing State Journal reported. The university did not pay off the person who sent the mail but was able to identify the data breach and deal with it before many student and employee accounts were accessed.

 
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