IL: Plainfield Schools Job Application Website Hacked (updated)
Shannon Antinori reports:
Anyone who applied online for a job in District 202 over the last few years got a nasty surprise on Saturday, after a hacker breached security on a website used by the district for employment applications.[…]
Hernandez said District 202 officials have been in touch with the company that owns the website, www.applitrack.com.
The website was shut down early Saturday evening, according to a message sent out by the district Saturday night. Hernandez said school district officials are still working with the company to determine exactly how much information was compromised.
“What I can say with certainty is that it did not gather [social security numbers] because we don’t ask for that on job applications,” he said.
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Update: Arrest made.