FBI: Russian Forums Sell Higher Education Credentials

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higher education sector about compromised sensitive credentials and network access information advertised for sale across various public and Dark Web forums. Agency Spotted Compromised Credentials On Various Dark Web Forums The FBI is warning the U.S.

Illuminate Education Mega-Breach Affects K-12 Students

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Probe Finds 1 Million Students' Personal Details Stolen From Unencrypted Database New York state officials are investigating a data breach at Illuminate Education, maker of a widely used software platform for K-12 schools.


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Educating and Training Future Cybersecurity Pros

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Rob Clyde of ISACA discusses his ideas for how to raise up the next generation of "cyberwarriors" to serve on the front lines of active defense against cyberthreats

2022 Foundation Education Scholarships

IG Guru

The post 2022 Foundation Education Scholarships appeared first on IG GURU. The Foundation intends to award scholarships of up to $3000 for Graduate level and up to $1200 for under-graduate level applicants. At least one of each will be awarded to qualified International applicants.

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.

Software: Successfully Educated.

Micro Focus

I wish to share some very interesting statistics with our followers regarding satisfaction with Software Education or Software Enablement. Education. Professional Services and Support Net Promoter Score Software Education TrainingI am Dr. James D.

UK Cyber Security Council to Tackle Education, Standards

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Claudia Natanson Describes Vision of U.K.’s s New Self-Regulatory Body U.K. Cyber Security Council is a new self-regulatory body for the profession. It is tasked by the U.K. Government to execute their vision for the U.K.

Privacy for Education Users

Jamf on EdTech

This blog post summarises what data privacy means in the context of education institutions and explains how Apple and Jamf help support Protecting student data and privacy can mean many things for learning in classrooms and at home.

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. Gretel Egan of Wombat Security outlines how to focus on education strategies that are truly effective

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.

Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

Mastercard Brings Cyber Education to Small Businesses

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To aid in countering the threat, Mastercard has launched a cybersecurity education effort targeting this market segment. Paul Trueman Shares Details of ‘Trust Center’ Initiative Small businesses have been disproportionately affected by hackers in recent months.

The Net Promoter® Education Difference

Micro Focus

The Education Difference Education. Company Culture Corporate Certification education NPS TrainingThis is not normally a touchpoint along the customer journey that most people think of when describing the main interaction points with a company.

ISC(2): Only 13% of Cybersec Pros Had a Cyber Education

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Study Points to Need for Extensive On-the-Job Training Only 13% of cybersecurity professionals had a cybersecurity education before getting into the sector reports (ISC)², pointing to the need for extensive on-the-job training

Holding a Great Employee Education Meeting


I recently attended a customer’s annual security awareness training employee event. I have attended a bunch of these over the years and I have loved them all. But this particular customer threw a great one! It included everything I think a security awareness training employee event should have.

The Future of Cybersecurity Education - Part 1

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ISACA and (ISC)2 on Meeting Changing Demands of Industry, Students What is the role of professional certification companies in the cybersecurity education ecosystem? In part one of a two-part panel discussion on the future of cybersecurity education, John McCumber of (ISC)2 and Rob Clyde of ISACA share their philosophies

Education Sector OnDemand | Authentication for the Evolving Campus Community

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Smart & Adaptive MFA for the Modern Campus View this webinar as we discuss multi-factor authentication for the evolving campus community

Why Software Education is Important to the Net Promotor Score

Micro Focus

Education. Micro Focus News Competitive Benchmark Net Promotor Score Software EducationThis is not normally a touchpoint along the customer journey that most people think of when describing the main interaction points with a company.

Black Hat Europe: Hackers Need to Educate Policymakers

Data Breach Today

Also, UK Cyber Official Urges Businesses to Build a Safety-Focused 'Reporting Culture' Government leaders are increasingly calling on cybersecurity researchers to better inform policymakers and are urging businesses to pay more attention to their in-house security teams, according to presenters at this week's Black Hat Europe virtual conference.

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


IG Guru

Palmyra, NJ (March 1, 2021) – The ARMA International Educational Foundation (the Foundation) is excited to announce the availability of funding opportunities for aspiring information management professionals currently enrolled in accredited information management studies programs.

Creating Cyberattack Resilience in Modern Education Environments

Dark Reading

From increasing cybersecurity awareness in staff, students, and parents to practicing good security hygiene for devices, using endpoint protection, and inspecting network traffic, schools can boost cybersecurity to keep students safe

ARMA International Education Foundation (AIEF) Call Nominations for Trustee Positions

IG Guru

(Palmyra, NJ – February 22, 2022) – The Foundation is a leading organization that enhances the practical and scholarly knowledge of information management by funding and promoting research, scholarship, and educational opportunities for information management professionals.

Department for Education’s handling of pupil data ruled illegal

The Guardian Data Protection

Related: Department of Education criticised for secretly sharing children's data Continue reading. Department for Education Children Schools GDPR Data protection Privacy Information commissioner UK news Education Technology

Jamf launches School of Thought blogcast for educators


Introducing Jamf School of Thought, a monthly "blogcast" for educators featuring interviews with key leaders in K-12 and higher education.

The Future of Cybersecurity Education - Part 2

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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. Intel's Amit Elazari Bar On and UC-Berkeley's Lisa Ho on Schools and Digital Transformation What are America's universities doing to help fill the cybersecurity skills gap felt by enterprises worldwide?

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.

Experts warn of surge in DDoS attacks targeting education institutions

Security Affairs

Experts warn of a surge in the DDoS attacks against education institutions and the academic industry across the world. The DDoS attacks are causing severe issues to the targeted education institutions such as temporarily takedown of the network and online classes.

DDoS Attacks on Education Escalate in 2020

Dark Reading

The number of DDoS attacks affecting educational resources was far higher between February and June 2020 compared with 2019


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The post AIEF Press Release: 2020 FOUNDATION EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS appeared first on IG GURU. AIEF Education Record Retention Records Management Sponsored ARMA International Educational Foundation scholarship


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Palmyra, NJ (June 4, 2021) – The Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Foundation Education Scholarship Awards. The post PRESS RELEASE: 2021 FOUNDATION EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS ANNOUNCED via AIEF appeared first on IG GURU.

NCSC warns of a surge in ransomware attacks on education institutions

Security Affairs

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued an alert about a surge in ransomware attacks targeting education institutions. National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), has issued an alert about a surge in ransomware attacks against education institutions. The U.K.

5 reasons to become a Jamf Educator

Jamf on EdTech

The new Jamf Educator platform offers a broad range of support for users who want to refine their understanding of the Jamf Teacher app. Learn more about why you should try out this program

Using Microsoft education tools on iPad

Jamf on EdTech

Selecting iPad as a device to compliment Microsoft tools for Education is a game-changer for teachers, students and parents

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.

2020 VITAL RECORDS CONTROL (VRC) SPONSORSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT via the ARMA International Educational Foundation

IG Guru

Robert McLauchlinDec 10, 2020 Palmyra, NJ (December 10, 2020) – The Foundation (ARMA International Educational Foundation, AIEF) is pleased to announce Vital Records Control’s sponsorship of $3,500.

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 GDPR requires organisations to take reasonable steps to protect their data, but with competing priorities and limited budgets, this can be challenging for the education sector – which makes for a particularly attractive target, as institutions typically also hold large amounts of sensitive data.

Challenging Our Education System to Nurture the Cyber Pipeline

Dark Reading

Let's teach students how to teach themselves. Once we do that, we will have taught a generation of students how to think like hackers

Cybercriminals Aim BEC Attacks at Education Industry

Dark Reading

Heightened vulnerability comes at a time when the sector has been focusing on setting up a remote workforce and online learning amid the pandemic

RIM Education Coffee Chat with SAA Committee on Education- May 12, 1pm EST

The Schedule

SAA’s Records Management Section is hosting a coffee chat May 12th from 1-2pm ET to discuss records and information management education. I began working on this topic several years ago when I was chair of the RMS, and we submitted a proposal to SAA Education for a new certificate program. We did hold an earlier coffee chat to gather some ideas about the state of RIM education and have used that information to begin crafting a business plan to submit to SAA Council.