Stanford University investigating security breach

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Stanford University urged network users to change their passwords late Wednesday evening, explaining that it “is investigating an apparent breach of its information technology infrastructure.”

Randall Livingston, Stanford’s chief financial officer, emailed the entire Stanford community, noting that Stanford does “not yet know the scope of the intrusion.”

Livingston’s full email, which was sent via an IT Services announce email but signed by the school’s CFO.

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