100 RWTH E-mail Accounts affected by identity theft


There are about 100 RWTH e-mail accounts among the three million german e-mail accounts affected by identity theft, which were gathered by the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) during an ongoing investigation.


The owners of compromised accounts will receive an e-mail by RWTH Aachen University today, which will inform them about the identity theft und give them further instructions to solve the problem.

The BSI gives more information about the incident on their website.