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.

Government surveying further education providers before Brexit

IT Governance

Among the uncertainty surrounding GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) compliance – particularly with Brexit complicating things – the UK government has been a reliable source for advice. 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.

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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.

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. Artificial intelligence Machine learning Digital transformation

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

IT Governance

This incident is the latest in a long line of cyber attacks on the education sector. It followed August’s ransomware attack on the education administrator Blackbaud , in which students’ phone numbers, donation history and events attendance were all compromised.

Why has there been increase in cyber risks for the education sector?

IT Governance

The coronavirus pandemic has arguably affected the education sector more than any other, with schools, colleges and universities around the globe having been forced to close their doors and deliver classes remotely. The post Why has there been increase in cyber risks for the education sector?

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. The post Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019 appeared first on IG GURU. Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Privacy Sponsored IG IQ PbD Soo Kang Warren Bean Z-Talks Zasio

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. The post Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019 appeared first on IG GURU. Business Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Sponsored IG IQ Infocon2019 PbD Privacy Privacy By Design Soo Kang Warren Bean Zasio

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

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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 HackingCheck out iRonin.com if you are interested to learn more about and keep up with cyber security. The about page says the following: “Let us be clear right at the beginning.

Equifax compliance education

InfoGovNuggets

Who would have thought a software engineer needed insider trading education? Legal Requirements Governance Policy Protect assets Duty of Care Controls Internal controls Culture Compliance Oversight Access Duty Employees Compliance (General “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.

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.

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. This sample is available to logged in Professional Members only. Become a Professional Member.

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. AIEF IG News Information Governance Sponsored deadline Scholorship

Building a business case for your governance program

Collibra

Most data and IT leaders know that their organizations need data governance to stay afloat in the current market landscape. In order to implement data governance, your organization needs to see that there is value in embarking on the journey. 3 Building blocks of a governance use case.

Free Webinar: Information Governance (IG) and Certifications: A Practical Overview

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The post Free Webinar: Information Governance (IG) and Certifications: A Practical Overview appeared first on IG GURU. ACEDS AIIM ARMA Business Compliance Education HIPAA IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Privacy Records Management Risk News Security Sponsored Webinar Audit Cybersecurity e-Discovery Free IGBOK Privacy Policy Social Engineering Vital Records YsasiRegister for this webinar here.

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. Archives ARMA ICRM IG GURU IG News Information Destruction Information Governance information security Record Retention Records Management Risk News Social Media Sponsored Google information privacy MARA Masters Pat Franks RIM SAA SJSU UniversityMaster of Archives and Records Administration (MARA) Celebrates its 10th Anniversary By Dr. Patricia C.

Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models

IG Guru

June 19, 2019 Don’t know where to begin with implementing a governance program? IG GURU has compiled a list of information and data governance frameworks and models one can use for their organization. List in no particular order… ARMA – IG Maturity Model National Association of Australia EDRM – Duke Law “Information Governance Reference Model” […]. The post Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models appeared first on IG GURU.

FBI and CISA joint alert blames Russia’s Energetic Bear APT for US government networks hack

Security Affairs

The US government declared that Russia-linked APT group Energetic Bear has breached US government networks and exfiltrated data. state, local, territorial, and tribal (SLTT) government networks, as well as aviation networks. .

Free Webinar – Information Management & Governance: DEFENSIBLE DISPOSITION on 4/28 11AM PT from OCARMA

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ARMA INFOCON2020 $50 Gift Card Giveaway

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Resumes for Information Governance Leaders by Admovio

IG Guru

The post Resumes for Information Governance Leaders by Admovio appeared first on IG GURU. Education Information Governance Sponsored Admovio Careers CIO Magazine CIO Online IG Resumes Information Governance Resumes ResumesAdmovio has been putting together industry acknowledged resumes for IG and IT leaders since 2014.

ARMA launches Information Governance Implementation Model (IGIM) BETA Version

IG Guru

The ARMA Information Governance Implementation Model (now available in BETA release) is a useful tool to connect the various stakeholders of information governance. From risk mitigation through to value generation, the ARMA Information Governance Implementation Model helps bring a common understanding and unified implementation series that bridges policy and technology through seven critical areas.

Nation-state actors target Australia, Government warns

Security Affairs

A state-based actor is launching cyber attacks against government, public services and businesses, Australia ‘s prime minister said. Australia ‘s prime minister Scott Morrison said that a “state-based actor” is targeting government, public services, and businesses. “Government sources have told the ABC that China is likely behind the sustained cyber attack.”

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! January 22, 2019, 2PM-3PM Eastern Time Information Governance Basics: Core Concepts Lessons Learned – IG Definitions, Concepts […].

i-SIGMA provides recent listing of House and Senate Bills by State and Federal Government involving Privacy 2019-YTD

IG Guru

The post i-SIGMA provides recent listing of House and Senate Bills by State and Federal Government involving Privacy 2019-YTD appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the detailed list here.

Cyberspace Solarium Commission (CSC) report deserves more attention

IG Guru

Breach Business Compliance Cryptocurrency Education Information Governance information security Risk News Standards 2020 Report Cyber Cybersecurity Security SolariumCheck out the report the commission made in March of 2020 and their website here.

Ransomware And Zoom-Bombing: Cyberattacks Disrupt Back-to-School Plans

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Governance, Technology, and Capitalism.

John Battelle's Searchblog

Our lives are now driven in large part by data, code, and processing, and by the governance of algorithms. Synonymous with progress, asking not for permission, fearless of breaking things – in particular stupid, worthy-of-being-broken things like government, sclerotic corporations, and fetid social norms – the technology industry reveled for decades as a kind of benighted warrior for societal good. Do they think that means there’s no governance ?

Whistleblower: Lives Lost, Billions Wasted Due to Government Records Management Failures via The Epoch Times

IG Guru

The post Whistleblower: Lives Lost, Billions Wasted Due to Government Records Management Failures via The Epoch Times appeared first on IG GURU. Business Compliance Education Email IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Record Retention Records Management Risk News DISA DOD 5015.2 “About seven or eight years ago, I came to the conclusion that I couldn’t support it anymore.

California Elementary Kids Kicked Off Online Learning by Ransomware

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The attack on the Newhall District in Valencia is part of a wave of ransomware attacks on the education sector, which shows no sign of dissipating. Government Malware California cyberattack disrupted education sector k-12 newhall ongoing attacks online learning ransomware valencia

Webinar: Privacy & Data Security Regulation: Implications for RIM & IG October 22, 2020 12:00 MST

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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. While the CCPA does not apply to nonprofit educational institutions, it may apply to certain for-profit educational institutions, third-party service providers, and others in the education space. Consumer Privacy CaCPA California CCPA consumer Education non-profit personal information privacy

Free Webinar: Thinking of Advancing Your Career in Records Management? by Zasio on Oct 15th @ 9am MT

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

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Cybrary ads new course on Global Privacy Management

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Free Webinar: Learn to Unlock Data Value on 10/1

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ICRM Announces its Newest Specialty Designation: CRM/CIGO

IG Guru

The training is a master class in Information Governance (IG), followed by a week of study, and the CIGO certification examination. […]. On October 1, 2020 the Institute for Certified Records Managers announced its newest Post Certification Specialty Designation, the CRM/CIGO.

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University of Oregon to start new Records Management Program

IG Guru

Education IG News Information Governance Record Retention Records Management Education News RIM and Universities University of OregonCheck out the link below for their blog post as well as link to project website. link]. The post University of Oregon to start new Records Management Program appeared first on IG GURU.

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