K12 education giant paid the ransom to the Ryuk gang

Security Affairs

Online education giant K12 Inc. The education company Online education giant K12 Inc. is a for-profit education company that sells online schooling and curricula. The post K12 education giant paid the ransom to the Ryuk gang appeared first on Security Affairs.

How Assistive Technologies Make Education Accessible to Everyone

Cllax

The post How Assistive Technologies Make Education Accessible to Everyone first appeared on Cllax - Top of IT. Many Apple users have no idea, but their PCs and laptops have a voice. When in the course of cancer treatment therapy a famous movie critic Roger Ebert lost his.

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RIM education chat this Friday

The Schedule

The RMS steering committee spent a good portion of last year investigating various RIM educational opportunities. Most important will be having access to speakers and a microphone so you can participate in the conversation (although if you at least have a keyboard, you could participate via chat rather than orally). You can view our findings here.

Google sued by New Mexico attorney general for collecting student data through its Education Platform

Security Affairs

New Mexico sues Google for allegedly using the Google for Education platform to gather personal and private data from children. Google is facing a new lawsuit for allegedly using the Google for Education platform to gather personal and private data from students with an age of less than 13 years. The company offers free Chromebooks to schools and access to the G-Suite for Education service as part of the Google for Education platform.

Iranian hackers access unsecured HMI at Israeli Water Facility

Security Affairs

A group of Iranian hackers gained access to a un unprotected ICS at an Israeli Water Facility and posted a video as proof of the hack. The threat actors accessed a human-machine interface (HMI) system that was left unsecured online and published a video hack.

Newcastle University becomes latest ransomware victim as education sector fails to heed warnings

IT Governance

Staff and students can still access limited services, including email, office applications and video conference tools. This incident is the latest in a long line of cyber attacks on the education sector.

Online education site EduCBA discloses data breach and reset customers? pwds

Security Affairs

The online education portal EduCBA discloses a data breach and is resetting customers’ passwords in response to the incident. Online education website EduCBA discloses a data breach, it has started notifying customers that in response to the incident it is resetting their passwords. EduCBA is a leading global provider of skill based education with 500,000+ members across 40+ Countries.

Free Webinar: Out of the Box Live – The e-Discovery Fishing Trip is Over via Access on June 10th at 4pm ET

IG Guru

The post Free Webinar: Out of the Box Live – The e-Discovery Fishing Trip is Over via Access on June 10th at 4pm ET appeared first on IG GURU. Business eDiscovery Education Information Governance Record Retention Records Management Risk News Sponsored Webinar Access ESI Ron Hedges Sedona ConferenceThis week’s guest is Ron Hedges, former U.S. Federal Magistrate Judge.

Fixing Data Breaches Part 1: Education

Troy Hunt

Let's get started with one I raised multiple times whilst sitting in front of Congress - education. Pretty much the entire population of South Africa had their data exposed when someone published a database backup to a publicly facing web server (it was accessible by anyone for up to 2 and a half years). Every single one of these incidents was an access control mistake. Education is the Best ROI on Security Spend. Education Smashes Bugs While They're Cheap.

Higher Education Skills Survey Report 2018

CILIP

Higher Education Skills Survey Report 2018. The survey conducted earlier this year invited senior managers at Higher Education institutions to identify the key skills they require in their workforces both now and in the future. an accessible way to achieve professional status? Higher EducationCB Resourcing in partnership with CILIP proudly launched their HE Skills Survey at CILIP headquarters to an audience of senior figures from academic libraries.

IAPP Members Get On-Demand Access to Global Privacy Experts

IG Guru

The post IAPP Members Get On-Demand Access to Global Privacy Experts appeared first on IG GURU. Business Compliance COPPA Education FTC GDPR HIPAA IAPP IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Privacy Records Management Risk News Standards Webinar VirtualCheck out member-only offer here.

The Master CompTIA Training Bundle – Lifetime Access only $49.99

IG Guru

The post The Master CompTIA Training Bundle – Lifetime Access only $49.99 Business Cloud Compliance Education information privacy information security Security A+ CompTIA Computerworld Cyber Security Mobility Network+ Pen Test Security AnalystBecome a Certified CompTIA Professional & Solve Basic to Expert-Level IT Issues with 200+ Hours of Video-Led Training. appeared first on IG GURU.

Protecting Sensitive Company Data: How to Educate Employees

AIIM

The threat of a hack is greater than it ever has been before with technology now reaching all parts of the world and granting access to the internet uniformly. In this article, we will examine how to educate your employees so that a lethal hack does not disrupt your business. There is also the astounding introduction of biosecurity that uses fingerprints or facial scans to allows access to sensitive data or intranet terminals.

DOJ indicts Fxmsp hacker for selling access to hacked businesses

Security Affairs

The US Department of Justice has indicted a hacker named Fxmsp for hacking over three hundred organizations worldwide and selling access to their networks. The US Department of Justice has indicted a hacker that goes online with the moniker Fxmsp for hacking over three hundred organizations worldwide and selling access to their networks. Fxmsp used to compromise Active Directory of target organizations and ensure external access through remote desktop protocol (RDP) connections.

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits

CGI

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits. To be clear, this is not just a matter of inclusion and accessibility (though, these are important factors to consider). Partnering to empower through STEM education. adrian.alleyne…. Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:33. We’re going through a bit of a quiet revolution in the technology industry at the moment.

CILIP Open Access resources

CILIP

Open Access Webinar recordings. Consider whether remote access to services can be provided to minimise disruption. We acknowledge that closing libraries for public access does not mean shutting down services and are working with sector organisations to promote the transition to the provision of online services. Information on available support and how to access it is published at [link]. National Education Union Coronavirus Support Page.

Access to over 3,000 compromised sites sold on Russian black marketplace MagBo

Security Affairs

Security experts at Flashpoint discovered the availability of the access to over 3,000 compromised sites sold on Russian black marketplace MagBo. A new report published by researchers at Flashpoint revealed the availability on an underground hacking forum for Russian-speaking users of access to over 3,000 breached websites. “Access to approximately 3,000 breached websites has been discovered for sale on a Russian-speaking underground marketplace called MagBo.

When are schools required to report personal data breaches?

IT Governance

the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, personal data. Alteration of personal data without permission : for example, someone accessing the school’s payroll system and changing staff pay grades.

Digital Security: Preventing Unauthorized Access to Company Data

InfoGoTo

Address social engineering, for example, by educating employees about phishing attacks. Modern cyberthreats cost companies in many ways. Major data breaches have led some chief executives to resign from their organizations. Brand damage, fines, lost business and revenues, and dips in stock prices are only tip of the breach-aftermath iceberg. Organizations must recognize and mitigate the threats that affect their digital security most.

?Could do better? ? School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb

CILIP

School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb. School Librarians in England, Wales and Northern Ireland have called on Education Minister, Nick Gibb, to address the findings of new research into School Library provision, which highlights inequality of access to school libraries and insecure employment for school librarians. to ensure that every child has access to, and can benefit from, a great school library. Could do better ?

Book Review: Records and Information Management 2nd Edition

IG Guru

April 22, 2020 Dr. Pat Franks is a well-known teacher and author throughout the Record and Information Management (RIM) profession. Her countless articles and publications have helped many of us run and manage our RIM programs. It is an honor to review her latest book, Records and Information management: Second Edition. It is no secret […]. The post Book Review: Records and Information Management 2nd Edition appeared first on IG GURU.

How Hackers Access Direct Deposit Paycheck — And What to Do About It

Security Affairs

hackers can access them. Knowing the information here, what can you do to stay safe and increase the chances of having access to your money as expected? It’s also ideal at a company level if employees get educated about how to recognize this kind of fraud and get information about the steps they should go through if they receive suspicious emails of any kind. Getting your paycheck deposited directly into your bank account seems like a handy solution but in some cases.

U.S. Universities Hit With ‘Adult Dating’ Spear-Phishing Attack

Threatpost

Malware Vulnerabilities Web Security adult dating lure advanced persistent threat apt education cyberattack Hupigon RAT remote access Trojan Spear Phishing university phishingMore than 150,000 emails spreading the Hupigon RAT that use adult dating as a lure have been uncovered, with almost half being sent to U.S. university and college email addresses.

Canadian Privacy Commissioner Issues Report on Children’s Educational Apps

Hunton Privacy

Recently, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) issued its 2017 Global Privacy Enforcement Network Sweep results (the “Report”), which focused on certain privacy practices of online educational tools and services targeted at classrooms. The OPC examined the privacy practices of two dozen educational websites and apps used by K-12 students.

Free Webinar: Privacy by Design – A Paradigm for Process and Technology on July 14th at 1pm EST

IG Guru

Compliance Education Information Governance information privacy Privacy Records Management Risk News Sponsored Webinar Access CLE IGP Privacy By DesignWith all the headlines on data breaches and PII being divulged, one thing is certain: Privacy program design doesn’t happen by accident—or by itself. Your program must be designed that way from the start.

Subject access requests: how do I retrieve my data from an organisation?

IT Governance

Your ‘right of access’, set out in Article 15 of the Regulation, requires data controllers (organisations that control the processing of your data) to confirm whether they are processing your personal data and, if they are, provide you with a copy of that data – as long as doing so doesn’t adversely affect the rights and freedoms of others. Requesting a copy of your data is known as a subject access request (SAR). Educate yourself or your staff about the GDPR.

Make Access Happen

Archives Blogs

Some NARA holdings are so historically significant and valuable that they are separated from our normal holdings and stored in vaults to increase security and limit physical access. We will finally be able to provide public access electronically to these materials on our National Archives Catalog. Having this content available publically further compliments NARA’s existing education efforts around the treaties and other Native American records.

Access to information: mind the gaps

CILIP

Access to information: mind the gaps. case for reforming access to information law? The report was called Outsourcing Oversight because it focused on concerns about the lack of access to information about private companies working for public organisations. She leads a team of around 55 information rights professionals who ensure public authorities give people access to the information that they have a legal right to. s presenting challenges for access to information.

Don’t gift cyber attackers access to your organisation this Christmas

IT Governance

Preventing malicious actors requires stricter measures, such as: Implementing access controls to limit the amount of information any one employee can view; Creating policies restricting the use of removable devices; and. Educate your employees on cyber security risks. Educated and informed employees are your first line of defence when it comes to information security.

Is COVID-19 a Threat or Opportunity for Electronic Government Records Capture, Access and Preservation?

Preservica

The COVID-19 global pandemic has simultaneously and exponentially increased the production of electronic government records and the demand for online access to public records and information. Access to Public Records. First published on Nextgov.

Webinar Dec 12: Unlocking Customer Value Through Effective IG via MER

IG Guru

MER Sapient is hosting a webinar with Access as a sponsor. Artificial Intelligence Business Compliance Education IG News Information Governance information privacy information security MER Record Retention Records Management Sponsored Access AI MER Sapient ROI Webinar

Webinar: The Evolution of RIM Silos to Enterprise IG this Wednesday

IG Guru

Sponsored by Thu, Oct 31, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT Presented by Richard Medina, Principal Consultant, DocuLabs and Ian Robert Moran, VP Business Development, Access Corp. Business Education Featured IG News Information Destruction Information Governance information privacy information security Record Retention Records Management Risk News Sponsored Storage Access IG Medina MER Moran RIM Webinar

A Record Center is Not an Archives: Some thoughts from an interview

The Schedule

End of the day both Archives and Records Management work are about appraisal, acquisition, processing, access, and disposition; the difference is the emphasis placed on each. There’s (understandably) more focus on processing records of enduring value and making them accessible to the researching public; we do some processing in the records center but it is nowhere near as detailed as it is in the archives world. Do you like appraisal or accessioning work better?

The Intelligent Information Management Starting Line – 3 Tasks to Target Now by AIIM

IG Guru

Artificial Intelligence Cloud Education IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Privacy Record Retention Records Management Risk News Sponsored Standards Access AIIM Information Chaos Information ManagementDownload the PDF. The post The Intelligent Information Management Starting Line – 3 Tasks to Target Now by AIIM appeared first on IG GURU.

Hackers Release Student Data Following Ransomware Attack

Adam Levin

The school district was originally infected with a still unidentified strain of malware on August 27, It declined to pay the ransom demanded in return for access to the encrypted files. Data Security Cybersecurity featured ransomware nevada coronavirus covid-19 school education

Free Webinar— Information Governance Plans Stalling? 5 Things You Need this Wednesday

IG Guru

AIIM Business Education Featured IG News Information Governance information privacy information security MER Records Management Risk News Security Sponsored Standards Access Ian Robert Moran Peggy Winton ROT

Open Access Week

CILIP

Open Access campaign. Lucy Ayre discusses how she ran a successful digital marketing campaign to promote Open Access week at the University of Derby by getting out of the library and working across teams. I am responsible for the University of Derby Online Research Archive (Udora) Institutional Repository (IR) service and provide advice on publishing in Open Access books and journals (a new role, which I took on just over a year ago). Higher Education

KnowledgeShare: access to evidence for NHS staff

CILIP

? KnowledgeShare: access to evidence for NHS staff. For a clinician or manager to keep pace, services and tools that bring this new evidence to their attention in a timely, accessible way have become crucial to patient care and health service improvement. They can include public health content or focus on management topics such as patient experience, clinical risk, staff education, etc. 3 Health Education England. In 1999 Brighton and Sussex NHS Library?s

ARMA updates their take of the Information Lifecycle

IG Guru

ARMA Education Information Destruction Information Governance Record Retention Records Management Storage Access Data Storage Disposition Document Management Document Strategy Information Management Lifecycle Process ManagementWhile the term document management has seemed long forgotten or generalized, ARMA has breathed fresh new life into how document management can work with their update lifecycle.

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ICRM is Moving to Online Testing this Fall

IG Guru

We are excited for this new opportunity to make testing easier and more accessible for our candidates. Education ICRM IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Risk News Sponsored Certification CRA CRM Online Testing Testing