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Re: [EDU-ops] Who Do I Contact?
From: "CrYpTiC MauleR" <crypticmauler () linuxmail org>
Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 13:14:44 -0500

Yeah looking at just 'new' students there are potentially 7,000+ socials that can be stolen. This does not include 
students already attending. I dont know an exact count of the student population, but only had a new student 
registration list posted on site. So estimates are based on those and the fact that parents' SSNs can be viewed too 
because were provided for financial aid. So a family's identity can be stolen in turn =o/

----- Original Message -----
From: RLVaughn <Randy_Vaughn () baylor edu>
To: "Gadi Evron" <ge () linuxbox org>
Subject: Re: [EDU-ops] [Full-disclosure] Who Do I Contact?
Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 11:41:59 -0500

Gadi Evron wrote:
CrYpTiC MauleR wrote:
I am sorry I am not going to say who the school is. Mainly 
because so many socials numbers are at risk including mine. I 
have contacted the VP of Information Technology and he assured 
me he would call the company that makes the website. After 20 
days the hole was not fixed, so I called the department heads 
and am giving them 48 hours from then which is now currently at 
24 hours before I move onto notifying someone else. I was also 
thinking about contacting FBI about this seeing they handle 
school breaches but not sure.

I will not go full disclosure with the info, collect SSNs and 
show school (illegal) and also please don't ask me for the 
school's name or the details of the hole. The school has been 
careless even with the tech department making a support ticket 
about my initial report which I later found out anyone could 
view too. They obviously don't know how to do anything right. So 
if anyone could provide me with a phone number or place I can 
contact would be great. Please do not reply with a name or 
number without it being posted on a credited site or be easily 
verifiable. I am not going to just randomly call whoever someone 
tells me too. Could be some idiot wants to just trick me into 
giving the details to him. Thank for the help so far guys!

I will see if someone can contact you.
EDU-ops mailing list
EDU-ops () isotf org
I am checking on an appropriate contact.  I fully understand your desire to
establish a credible contact and to protect information at risk.  Given
this is a weekend a contact may not be forthcoming until Monday or Tuesday.

Best Regards,
Randal Vaughn
Professor, Information Systems
Baylor University
(254) 710 4756

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