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Major data breach at University of Windsor law school

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 2:58 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

The University of Windsor’s law school has notified the hundreds of current JD applicants that their confidential information has erroneously been disclosed, including names, gender, birthdates, “Aboriginal status,” GPA and LSAT scores, as well as the applicants’ “admit value” — a numerical rating by law faculty assessors, The Lawyer’s Daily has learned.

According to recent e-mails sent by the law school to those affected, all current JD applicants have had their confidential information compromised by the sweeping data breach.

The information disclosed also contained the applicants’...