NC: Hacker changes grades at Panther Creek High School in Cary
T. Keung Hui reports:
Cary Police are investigating after a hacker broke into the computer system at Panther Creek High School and changed the grades for some students, altering class ranks during the important college application period.
In a letter posted on the school’s website Thursday, Panther Creek High Principal Camille Hedrick told families that the school recently discovered an unauthorized access into the school’s information system. Hedrick said a few students’ grades were changed and that their parents have been notified.