BERKELEY (CBS SF) — Students at UC Berkeley were being notified of a data breach that may have exposed social security numbers and other personal information Thursday, according to Cal Officials.
School officials sent out the notices Thursday about the data breach involving unauthorized access to a campus computer server used to store family financial information submitted by students.READ MORE: UPDATE: Mom Who Threw Drunken Teen Sex Parties at Los Gatos Home to Be Arraigned
The breach happened in March, and involved 260 undergraduates, and 290 parents and others.READ MORE: Fresno Search And Rescue Team Finds Palo Alto Hiker Missing For 48 Hours
The school is investigating the breach, and offering free credit monitoring for a year for anyone affected.MORE NEWS: Man Wanted In Vallejo Fatal Shooting Arrested
The school found two previous breaches involving the server dating back to December 2014.