How many users were effected?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rich Wiggins" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, April 26, 2004 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: [MSUNAG] Heads-up: mailing to users whose MSU NetID passwords
> I understand the level of your users' concerns. My own password was
> compromised. However, we cannot discuss specifics until the situation
> is under control.
> >At 06:32 AM 4/26/2004, you wrote:
> >>On Saturday, April 24 we learned of a situation that compromised the
> >>passwords for the MSU NetIDs of a number of users. This morning, Monday,
> >>April 26, we are mailing the attached memo to all affected users. The
> >>urges users to change their passwords immediately. Due to the nature of
> >>compromise, the window for password changes lasts from 6:00 a.m. until
> >>p.m. At 1:00 p.m., any affected users who have not changed their
> >>will have their passwords disabled.
> >>Tom Davis, Director of Academic Computing and Network Services, is also
> >>sending an e-mail about this situation to deans, directors, and chairs.
> >>Rich Wiggins
> >>Senior Information Technologist, Academic Computing and Network Services
> >>Michigan State University
> >>517-355-4500 x 149, [log in to unmask]
> >Any information on how this occurred? Several of my users' accounts were
> >compromised, as well as my own. Needless to say, I have a lot of upset
> >here looking for answers.
> > /
> >Matthew Farra
> >Microcomputer Hardware/Software Coordinator
> >Remote Sensing & GIS Research and Outreach Services, Michigan State
> >email: [log in to unmask] - phone: 517.432.3720 - fax: 517.353.1821