Cybersecurity Education for the Remote Workforce

Data Breach Today

The Need for 'Short, Sharp Bursts' of Compelling Messages In the current work-at-home environment, keeping the workforce educated about critical cybersecurity practices requires "short, sharp bursts of education" that offer compelling messages, says Vicki Gavin, a former CISO who now serves as a cyber education consultant.

Improving Healthcare Security Education

Data Breach Today

Wombat's Gretel Egan on How to Take a Fresh Approach to the Awareness Challenge As attackers increasingly take advantage of users' risky behavior, enterprise security leaders are taking steps to improve end-user security education.

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The Future of Cybersecurity Education - Part 1

Data Breach Today

ISACA and (ISC)2 on Meeting Changing Demands of Industry, Students What is the role of professional certification companies in the cybersecurity education ecosystem?

Educating Educators: Microsoft's Tips for Security Awareness Training

Dark Reading

Microsoft's director of security education and awareness shares his approach to helping train employees in defensive practices

2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.

Mainframes, Freight Trains and Education Pains

Rocket Software

Programmers should influence our educational institutions. You’re tapping into the vein of what those forward-thinking educators want. The post Mainframes, Freight Trains and Education Pains appeared first on The Rocket Software Blog. By David Robertson , guest blogger.

The Future of Cybersecurity Education - Part 2

Data Breach Today

In part two of a two-part panel discussion on the future of cybersecurity education, Lisa Ho of the University of California-Berkeley and Amit Elazari Bar On of Intel Corp.

Data breaches grow across UK education sector

IT Governance

A recent freedom of information request by chartered accountants UHY Hacker Young reveals a worrying rise in reported data breaches across the UK education sector. The post Data breaches grow across UK education sector appeared first on IT Governance Blog.

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. The company offers free Chromebooks to schools and access to the G-Suite for Education service as part of the Google for Education platform.

Finding Ways to Entertain and Educate Your Kids

PerezBox

If you’re like me, you have kids that have been sent home and you are now charged with ensuring they get educated. The post Finding Ways to Entertain and Educate Your Kids appeared first on PerezBox. Business Education and Learning

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.

Adware, Trojans Hit Education Sector Hard

Dark Reading

Students continue to be weak links for schools and universities, according to data from security firm Malwarebytes

Government surveying further education providers before Brexit

IT Governance

The latest guidance from the government will assess the way further education providers are preparing for the UK’s departure from the EU, and it’s currently running a survey to get input from those looking for advice.

FBI Warns Education & Remote Work Platforms About Cyberattacks

Dark Reading

The FBI expects attackers will target virtual environments as more organizations rely on them as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic

Education Gets an 'F' for Cybersecurity

Dark Reading

The education sector falls last on a list analyzing the security posture of 17 US industries, SecurityScorecard reports

How education technology drives equal learning in special education curriculum

Jamf

In part two of our three-part blog series, we examine iPad’s role in special education curriculum Sewanhaka Central High School District is doing incredible things with their iPad program.

NDSU Offers Nation's First Ph.D. in Cybersecurity Education

Dark Reading

The new program focuses on training university-level educators in cybersecurity

Higher Education: 15 Books to Help Cybersecurity Pros Be Better

Dark Reading

Here are 15 books recommended by professionals to continue a professional's education Constant learning is a requirement for cybersecurity professionals.

Beyond Unicorns: Educating, Classifying, and Certifying Business Data Scientists · Harvard Data Science Review

Information Governance Perspectives

via Beyond Unicorns: Educating, Classifying, and Certifying Business Data Scientists · Harvard Data Science Review Abstract There is increasing recognition that the data scientist ‘unicorn’—one who can master all the necessary skills of data science required by businesses—exists only rarely, if at all.

Bringing teachers and pupils together at Bett: a global education technology show

Jamf

This year's global education technology show Bett has a lot of gadgets and flash. But do they actually impact education

Sign up for the new education sector email updates

IT Governance

To support the wider education sector with data protection and cyber security, we are launching a sector specific email newsletter and blog series. More about our education sector products and services.

Teams for Education Updates – May 2018

Perficient Data & Analytics

As part of Teacher Appreciation Week , Microsoft is thanking our teaching community with some new features within Microsoft Teams for Education. Microsoft has been visiting classrooms around the world to see how teachers and students are using Teams for education.

Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019

IG Guru

These two free IG education sessions will take place in Nashville on Sunday afternoon before ARMA InfoCon 2019 and will be presented by industry experts Warren Bean, CRM and Soo Kang, IGP, CIPM, CIPP/E, CIPP/US.

Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019

IG Guru

These two free IG education sessions will take place in Nashville on Sunday afternoon before ARMA InfoCon 2019 and will be presented by industry experts Warren Bean, CRM and Soo Kang, IGP, CIPM, CIPP/E, CIPP/US.

UnitedHealth Group invests $8.25M to aid data scientist education

Information Management Resources

Payer Edition Healthcare innovations Investments Continuing education Healthcare analytics Under-served populations UnitedHealthcare

Hacker education site – iR0nin – makes it easy for those interested in cyber security to get started

IG Guru

The post Hacker education site – iR0nin – makes it easy for those interested in cyber security to get started appeared first on IG GURU. Education IG News Information Governance information security Security Cyber Security Hack 4 Kidz Hacking iR0nin White Hat Hacking

Document Management for Educational Institutions

Armstrong Archives

Any educational institution that receives a certain type of funding from the U.S. Dept of Education is required by federal law to protect the privacy of student education records. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is the federal law that protects the privacy of all student records and gives certain rights to parents regarding their children’s educational records.

Government and education sectors will be especially transformed by AI

Information Management Resources

A majority of federal, state and local government and higher education IT managers say artificial intelligence will be a game changer in the way their industry thinks about and processes data.

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits

CGI

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits. 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.

Ferpa Compliance In Education: How to Securely Manage Student Records

Record Nations

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. Part 99) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student records by prohibiting schools from disclosing the personally identifiable information in student education records.

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. Higher Education

Apple in education: A love story

Jamf

From Apple School Manager to Shared iPads, see how Apple continues to open a world of educational possibilities for students and educators

Meeting Evolving Business Needs – A Conversation Between RIM Educators and Thought Leaders

Information Governance Perspectives

Hunter, Dr. Tao Jin, Dr. Patricia Franks, Rae Lynn Haliday, Cheryl Pederson, and Wendy McLain on the topic of Meeting Evolving Business Needs – A Conversation Between RIM Educators and Thought Leaders. Earlier this month I had the honor and privilege of speaking at the MERv conference with Dr. Gregory S.

Infosec Education: What are the “right” credentials?

ShackF00

The caveat: Higher education has a ton of value. Well, the infosec community has done it again. We’ve gotten good and riled about something, with (maybe) good reason.

Protecting Sensitive Company Data: How to Educate Employees

AIIM

In this article, we will examine how to educate your employees so that a lethal hack does not disrupt your business. Having complex password policies and using the latest technology can curb your susceptibility and educate employees on how to deal with threats.

How to Educate Your Customers When A Data Breach Occurs

Rippleshot

That's why we're also here: To help you educate your customers and members when the next big data breach happens — and what to do about it. Data breaches are happening more frequently and when they are occurring the number of impacted consumers is growing.

6 Best Practices for Managing an Online Educational Infrastructure

Dark Reading

Universities must keep pace with rapidly changing technology to help thwart malicious hacking attempts and protect student information

Equifax compliance education

InfoGovNuggets

Who would have thought a software engineer needed insider trading education? “Former Equifax Manager Is Charged,” The Wall Street Journal , June 29, 2018 B3. To respond to the huge privacy breach at Equifax last year, the company set up a website to help some of those affected. The former software manager setting up that website bought some options, betting that Equifax’s stock would go down once the breach was discovered. He faces criminal and civil charges.

Education technology tips for this school year

Jamf

What are the five most common education technology mistakes schools make? We explain and show you how to avoid a similar fate

Combat the increasing ransomware threat by educating employees

IT Governance

Although this creates an opportunity for cybercriminals, it can be addressed through education.”. The survey recommends educating end users, as this will enable them to identify attacks.