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File of College Students’ Info Accidentally Shared

DATA LOSS

September 28, 2012

CBC News reports on a privacy breach at the College of the North Atlantic's Engineering Technology Centre in St. John's.  “A computer file with students' names, ID numbers, phone numbers, courses, locker numbers, serial numbers of their locks and the combinations was inadvertently included in a folder that all students can access,” the report states, noting the file was subsequently removed. The college has also added security in the building and has secured all lockers, the report states.
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