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Students walk through Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

UC Berkeley Servers Hacked, Compromising Personal Data Of 1,600 People

UC Berkeley officials say that about 1,600 people may have had their Social Security or credit card numbers stolen by hackers who infiltrated campus servers and databases.

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California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks during a news conference on October 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California’s Attorney General Warns Personal Data Hacks Affected 18.5 Million Statewide Last Year

The number of Californians whose personal data was hacked last year jumped six-fold to 18.5 million accounts. That assessment comes from California Attorney General Kamala Harris in a new report on data breaches.

10/28/2014

Federal Employee Charged With Hacking Celebrities Info

Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Internet Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.

08/06/2014

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Army Breaches Levee To Flood Military Land, Returning It To San Francisco Bay

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday will intentionally breach a levee to flood 648 acres of military land from Hamilton Army Airfield with water from the San Fr

04/25/2014

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Stanford Teachers, Students Told To Change Passwords After Security Breach

Stanford University was advising students and other users of its computer system to change their passwords after the school discovered a security breach of its information technology infrastructure.

07/25/2013

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Stanford Medical Records Appear Online In Information Breach

The names and medical information of some patients seen at Stanford Hospital and Clinics were posted to a website by an outside vendor’s sub-contractor, a hospital spokesman said Thursday.

09/08/2011

The hacker group 'Anonymous' allegedly infiltrated the MyBART portion of the BART website Sunday.

BART Website Hacked By Group ‘Anonymous’

BART’s myBART website has been breached, including the release of thousands of user names, email addresses, passwords and other personal information.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/14/2011

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Facebook Apps Breach Privacy Policy

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that 10 popular Facebook applications have been transmitting users’ personal identifying information to dozens of advertising and Internet tracking companies.

CBS San Francisco–10/18/2010

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