Florida Uni on brown alert after hack attack

Monday, 2 May 2005, 5:05 AM EST

Students and staff at Florida International University (FIU) were warned they are at risk of identity fraud this week after techies discovered hackers had broken into college systems. A file found on a compromised computer showed that an unknown hacker had access to the username and password for 165 computers at the University, sparking a major security alert.

By John Leyden at SecurityFocus.

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