In October of 2016, the website Adult Friend Finder experienced a data breach. This was a part of the larger Friend Finder Networks breach. There were nearly 170 million records exposed from the site, which included email addresses, passwords, spoken languages, and usernames for the service.
There were 22 berry.edu or vikings.berry.edu email addresses included in the breach.
To find out if your information is included, you can go to Have I Been Pwned and enter your email address in the search form. You can also sign up for breach notifications from Have I Been Pwned by clicking on “Notify Me” at the top of any page on the site.
If your information was included, be sure to change your password for this website. Also, there is a chance that hackers may attempt to blackmail you with this information.
Be sure to NEVER reuse your Berry email password for any other website or service! Stay vigilant against phishing emails by learning what to look for. Check out the Phishing Quick Info page here on this site at a minimum.
As always, if you have questions about any of this, you can contact Information Security using the information on the right-hand side of any site page.