Connecticut College reports data breach exposing personal information
Connecticut College reports that they have been impacted by an incident arch 2023, which caused a significant data breach. The college is located in New London, Connecticut, in the United States and is known for its liberal arts education.
The College has contained the attack, notified law enforcement, and initiated of a forensic investigation to ascertain the scope and specifics of the personal information compromised. No details are disclosed about the exposed data or affected individuals other than that the exposed data included Social Security numbers.
Connecticut College has made provisions for free credit monitoring services for individuals whose Social Security numbers were compromised as part of the data breach. The college has established a dedicated toll-free response line to provide further information and assistance regarding the incident. This line is accessible Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time, at (888) 368-7295.