Information on personal data breach

On 13 February 2020, Örebro University received information concerning a breach on “VFU-torget” – the university’s system for managing placements. This breach identified unauthorized access to students’ personal data.

The breach is resolved and a comprehensive investigation of the system has been initiated. A personal data breach report has been registered at the Data Inspection Board in accordance with established routines.

Programmes concerned are: the programme in medicine, the health care programmes, the social care programme and the teacher programmes.

If you have any questions, please contact the university’s legal officer, Erika Tegström.

For general questions on the Örebro University’s Data protection policy, please contact the university’s data protection officer.