In wake of Plainfield and Danville schools closing due to violent Facebook threats, schools need to consider how they can minimize online threats made by students and reduce the damage they cause. Teaching good digital citizenship and best practices to handling online threats can help reduce fear and keep schools from having to take dire measures to protect students.
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In order to keep students’ data from being compromised, schools must be educated about online threats, protect their network and have a strong understanding of how vendors use student data.
The recent hacking at VTech saw a breach of data on millions of customers, including information on children. Although the company is relatively small, they were still a target. We give advice on how companies large and small can protect data and keep hackers away.
Tech expert Rob Reed weighs in on the shortage of data scientists and cyber experts, and how higher education can reverse it.
Hackers identify specific IP networks — not companies — to expose and sell to other hackers.
While all 50 states are investing in broadband communications, only eight states were deemed equipped to deal with current and emerging threats from cyber espionage.
SMU Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security studies how financial, retail, healthcare and government sectors manage cyber risk.
C-suite leaders tend to underestimate the cyber threats—a leadership failure that puts everyone at risk. Instead, take a lesson from the U.S. military.
As part of the EDUCAUSE 2015 spotlight, Bryan Wood from Fortinet reveals cybersecurity tips, trends, and what the future of network protection looks like.
More than 80 percent of information security decision makers experienced file data leakage incidents, yet 84 percent expressed moderate to no confidence in their capacity to secure confidential files. Learn more in the FinalCode report.