"In an email notifying students at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health of balances due, an administrator accidentally attached a spreadsheet with financial data not intended for the recipients, a university spokesperson told Edscoop Monday."—Source: EdScoop
WHY THIS MATTERS:
It doesn't always come down to hackers — sometimes, sensitive student data gets exposed via non-malicious mistakes. This underscores the importance of training campus staff and adding extra security to documents with sensitive information.