Stanford statement on Department of Public Safety cybersecurity incident
The security and integrity of our information systems are top priorities, and we work continually to safeguard our network. We are continuing to investigate a cybersecurity incident at the Stanford University Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) to determine the extent of what may have been impacted.
Based on our investigation to date, there is no indication that the incident affected any other part of the university, nor did it impact police response to emergencies. The impacted SUDPS system has been secured.
Our privacy and information security teams have been giving this matter their concerted attention, in coordination with outside specialists. The investigation is ongoing and once it is completed, we will act accordingly and be able to share more information with the community.