K12 Inc. Data Exposure Opens Doors to Students’ Personal Information

Alyson Klein reports:

A K12 Inc. company database that included information for 19,000 students was available for anyone with an internet connection to see for at least a week, according to a report from Comparitech, which describes itself as a pro-consumer organization that offers security services.

It’s not clear that anyone with ill intentions accessed the information during the data exposure, which lasted from June 23 until July 1.

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