Improving Healthcare Security Education

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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.

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?

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.

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

How education technology drives equal learning in special education curriculum


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.

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.

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.

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

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

Dark Reading

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

Education Gets an 'F' for Cybersecurity

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

DocuWare Team Building Event Benefits STEM Education


DocuWare’s quarterly meetings offer the management team a chance to share information about product direction and business goals. It’s also a time for the staff to enjoy each other’s company, network and exchange ideas informally.

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

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.

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.

Beyond FERPA: The California Consumer Privacy Act’s New Rules for Privacy in the Education Sector

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

The CCPA will become effective January of 2020 and may impact companies in the education sector, including the larger education technology companies. Consumer Privacy CaCPA California CCPA consumer Education non-profit personal information privacy

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.

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 […].

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

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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.

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

AIEF Press Release: Graduate Education Scholarships – Deadline March 18

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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.

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits


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.

10 top strategic technologies impacting higher education

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AI conversational interfaces, predictive analytics, nudge tech and digital credentialing technologies are among the new software tools that will be making a big splash on campus in 2019. Data strategy Artificial intelligence Analytics Data security

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

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

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

Medical schools falling short in educating students on machine learning

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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

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

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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.

ARMA InfoCon 2019: Schedule Now Online

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ARMA Education InfoGovCon Information Governance information privacy information security Record Retention Infocon2019Check out the schedule online [link]. The post ARMA InfoCon 2019: Schedule Now Online appeared first on IG GURU.

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.

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.

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 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.

Back-to-School Scams Target Students with Library-Themed Emails


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