Mississippi joins list of colleges leaking data

Monday, 11 April 2005, 3:30 PM EST

Ray was just surfing the Internet looking for information on an old friend. Instead, he found a gold mine for identity thieves -- a Web site full of documents listing hundreds of student names and Social Security Numbers. It was posted right on the University of Mississippi's Web site, there for anyone to see.

By Bob Sullivan at MSNBC.

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