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PA: Some Erie County OCY cases part of statewide data breach
Erie Times-News – July 03, 2017
The data breach was reported in May and involved what’s known as Child Accounting and Profile System databases maintained by Avanco International, a Fairfax, Virginia-based company. Officials with the Erie County Office of Children and Youth said that fewer than 30 Erie County children had their identities compromised as part of a recent data security breach involving a third-party vendor that affected approximately 1,800 child welfare cases statewide.