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.

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.

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.

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.

Higher Education Skills Survey Report 2018


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

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.

Infosec Education: What are the “right” credentials?


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.

Education use cases for the new Jamf Setup and Jamf Reset apps


From streamlining iPad cart checkout to improving new student orientation, see how these apps are changing the way schools leverage their education technology

Apple in education: A love story


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

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. Education is the Best ROI on Security Spend. There are 3 aspects of education I want to focus on here in terms of ROI: Firstly, on the investment side, it's cheap. Finally, education is so cost effective because you leverage it over and over again. Education Smashes Bugs While They're Cheap. The difference is education. We have a data breach problem.

Protecting Sensitive Company Data: How to Educate Employees


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.

Medical schools falling short in educating students on machine learning

Information Management Resources

Without educating med students, the advancement of AI will be limited in use and less likely to impact patient care, say researchers. Machine learning Artificial intelligence Professional development

Education technology tips for this school year


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

Equifax compliance education


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.

AIEF Press Release: Graduate Education Scholarships – Deadline March 18

IG Guru

Palmyra, NJ (2/4/19): The ARMA International Educational Foundation (the Foundation)is excited to announce the availability of a funding opportunity for aspiring information management professionals currently enrolled in graduate-level education programs. The post AIEF Press Release: Graduate Education Scholarships – Deadline March 18 appeared first on IG GURU.

Educating today’s information professionals to meet tomorrow’s challenges

IG Guru

The post Educating today’s information professionals to meet tomorrow’s challenges appeared first on IG GURU. Master of Archives and Records Administration (MARA) Celebrates its 10th Anniversary By Dr. Patricia C.

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.

How to get more out of your education technology


To help district leaders, IT, instructional technologists and teachers get the most out of their education technology initiatives, we put together several resources explaining best practices for deploying, securing and managing iPad

ARMA International Educational Foundation Graduate Scholarship

IG Guru

The post ARMA International Educational Foundation Graduate Scholarship appeared first on IG GURU. 2x $1000 USD available! Scholarship Description Graduate scholarships provide funding for candidates intent on achieving a master’s or PhD degree with a focus on records and information management. The AIEF will award two scholarships, one for graduate students in North America and one for graduate students in Europe, Africa, or Asia. No past awardees may […].

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

UPDATED State Records Management Education Materials

The Texas Record

We are pleased to announce the State Records Management Education Materials have been updated and are available on the Records Management Interagency Coordinating Council (RMICC) website. For more ideas on using and sharing these educational materials, check out the Companion Information document. In 2014, RMICC identified a need to broadly disseminate information about records management requirements at state agencies and universities.

The Sheriffs are in Town: Recent Developments in Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) Enforcement and Investor Education

Data Matters

FINRA’s warning highlights similar themes to the mock ICO website the SEC recently launched as part of an investor education initiative. Federal, state and self-regulatory agencies are focused on investor education and enforcement of securities laws related to token offerings, secondary trading platforms and mining operations. In the months following director William Hinman’s noteworthy speech on whether and when a digital asset is subject to securities laws, U.S.

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits

Information Coalition

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits – Mara Hermano (Rhode Island School of Design – RISD), Mansur Hasib (University of Maryland University College (UMUC), Kevin Parker (NEOSTEK) & Joel Westphal (U.S.

Complimentary Educational “IG Academy” Webinar Series – Starts Jan. 22 – Register Today!

IG Guru

IG World & Institute for IG – The Leader in InfoGov Training Resources IG World Magazine & Institute for InfoGov Free “IG Academy” Educational Webinar Series Begins January 22 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR OUR FREE WEBINAR TRAINING SERIES! The post Complimentary Educational “IG Academy” Webinar Series – Starts Jan.

Accounting for Website Security in Higher Education


This morning I had the privilege of speaking at the Higher Education Web Professionals Association (HighEdWeb) annual conference. The post Accounting for Website Security in Higher Education appeared first on PerezBox. I took the opportunity to share a number of points around the. Read More. Security

The possibilities of focusing on student outcomes with 1-to-1 iPad programs in higher education


See how iPad programs can help universities improve student engagement, student wellness and career readiness

The Top Cloud Conferences to Attend in 2019


It’s important that organizations invest in their employees’ continued education and professional development in all industries. It positions itself as an unbiased IT education, with no vendor or sponsorship heavily influencing the content of the event. Professional Development adult education cloud computing continued learning professional development records management

AI tools based on one organization’s data may need more ‘education’

Information Management Resources

A study suggests that artificial intelligence tools used to diagnose images may need a wider range of images to train on than previously thought. Artificial intelligence Radiology Medical imaging Machine learning

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Cyber attacks hit a fifth of schools and colleges

IT Governance

One in five schools and colleges have fallen victim to cyber crime, according to research from the specialist insurer Ecclesiastical, yet the majority (74%) of educational establishments claim to be “fully prepared” to deal with such attacks. .

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits

Information Coalition

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits – Mara Hermano (Rhode Island School of Design – RISD), Mansur Hasib (University of Maryland University College (UMUC), Kevin Parker (NEOSTEK) & Joel Westphal (U.S.

Personal data breaches in schools, to report or not to report?

IT Governance

BreachReady Education EU GDPR Data breaches education GDPR schoolsUnder the GDPR, all personal data breaches need to be recorded by the organisation and there should be a clear and defined process for doing so.

Once Again, Florida is the Place to Be for eDiscovery Education in March: eDiscovery Best Practices

eDiscovery Daily

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) general credits, 2.0 eDiscovery Daily is made available by CloudNine solely for educational purposes to provide general information about general eDiscovery principles and not to provide specific legal advice applicable to any particular circumstance. The post Once Again, Florida is the Place to Be for eDiscovery Education in March: eDiscovery Best Practices appeared first on CloudNine.

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.

Pivots and Payloads

Adam Shostack

Doing it Differently education games information security Usability

Making the Most of Networking and Educational Sessions at the DocuWare User Conference


Today, as the DocuWare User Conference continues, keynote presentations included a look at DocuWare the company and its strategy and vision from Chief Technology Officer Michael Berger, a User Panel discussion, and a preview of a new Customer Support Portal that is launching at the beginning of 2019.

How Tech Companies Woo Higher Ed (and What They Seek in Return)

Information Management Resources

He says these companies want to fill the gap “between traditional corporate training and higher education,” creating a “tighter connection” between students getting a college degree and an initial job with the needed skills. Another higher education outreach forthcoming in 2018 may come from Google, which offered a peek at its virtual reality platform, Daydream , earlier this year at EDUCAUSE, a major higher-ed conference. Gifts are plentiful during the holidays.

What Should Training Cover?

Adam Shostack

education threat modelingChris Eng said “ Someone should set up a GoFundMe to send whoever wrote the hit piece on password managers to a threat modeling class. ” And while it’s pretty amusing, you know, I teach threat modeling classes.

How situational analysis helps your school become #BreachReady

IT Governance

Education #BreachReady education GDPRIn our first #BreachReady blog for schools series , we asked you to consider the types of breaches your school has experienced, what caused them, and steps your school can take to prevent them from happening again.

FTC and DOE to Host Workshop on Privacy Issues Related to Education Technology

Hunton Privacy

On October 4, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Education (“DOE”) announced that they will co-host a workshop to explore privacy issues related to education technology. will examine how the FTC’s Rule implementing the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) applies to schools and intersects with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”), which is administered by the DOE.