Thousands of college email accounts hacked

Lacy Herbert reports:

The FBI is warning colleges and universities about cybersecurity concerns for student email accounts.

Jonathan Powell was arrested this week, accused of hacking into more than 2,000 emails at two universities and accessing student directories and log-in information at 75 other schools.

Authorities say he used password reset tools, stealing students’ personal information, specifically searching for embarrassing photos.

Read more on Palm Beach Post.

Pace University in New York is one of the two universities mentioned above.

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