MO: Data security breach affects thousands of students of Jefferson City Public Schools

A now-suspended employee of Jefferson City Public Schools transferred student files containing medical information and student identification numbers to a personal email account, the district said in a news release Wednesday.

The district said it recently determined the employee transferred the files into a personal Gmail account, which is a violation of district policy. The employee’s access to the JCPS network was ended and the employee was suspended, according to the release.

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