UK Cyber Security Council to Tackle Education, Standards

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Government to execute their vision for the U.K. 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server Exploits Hit Retail, Government, Education

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Mandiant researchers identify a range of victims affected in attacks targeting newly reported Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerabilities

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Black Hat Europe: Hackers Need to Educate Policymakers

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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.

PYSA Ransomware Pillages Education Sector, Feds Warn

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Government MalwareA major spike of attacks against higher ed, K-12 and seminaries in March has prompted the FBI to issue a special alert.

Government surveying further education providers before Brexit

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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.

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

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(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.

Data breaches grow across UK education sector

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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.

NCSC warns of a surge in ransomware attacks on education institutions

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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.

SJSU Summer Course on Ethics for Archivists and IM Professionals approved for 10 continuing education credits for CRAs and CRMs

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The post SJSU Summer Course on Ethics for Archivists and IM Professionals approved for 10 continuing education credits for CRAs and CRMs appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Education ICRM IG News Information Governance Records Management Sponsored Webinar CRA CRM Ethics SJSU

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

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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.

How Does the Government Buy Its Cybersecurity?

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The federal government is emphasizing cybersecurity regulation, education, and defense strategies this year

Government and education sectors will be especially transformed by AI

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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

FBI warns of PYSA Ransomware attacks against Education Institutions in US and UK

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The FBI has issued an alert to warn about an increase in PYSA ransomware attacks on education institutions in the US and UK. The FBI has issued Tuesday an alert to warn about an increase in PYSA ransomware attacks against education institutions in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Cybersecurity for Information Governance Professionals via Eleven Fifty Academy

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Most companies ignore the importance of information governance in ensuring good cybersecurity. Any company’s information governance should match the cybersecurity protocols implemented. by Angela S.

Data Governance Maturity and Tracking Progress

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Data governance is best defined as the strategic, ongoing and collaborative processes involved in managing data’s access, availability, usability, quality and security in line with established internal policies and relevant data regulations. Data Governance Is Business Transformation.

Information Governance: Navigating the Global Digital Economy via Information Management Today

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The post Information Governance: Navigating the Global Digital Economy via Information Management Today appeared first on IG GURU. Business Compliance Education IG News Information Governance Privacy April Dmytrenko CAPP Information Management Rafael Moscatel Tomorrow's Jobs Today Book

Sign up for the new education sector email updates

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To support the wider education sector with data protection and cyber security, we are launching a sector specific email newsletter and blog series. To sign-up, send us ideas of what you would like us to cover or questions for us to answer, please leave complete this form and choose education as your sector. For additional updates, you can follow me on Twitter at @ClaireAshton as well as the general IT Governance account at @ITGovernance.

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

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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?

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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?

A massive DDoS knocked offline Belgian government websites

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A massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack shut down Belgiums’ government websites, internal networks were also impacted. The websites of the Belgium government and police services were also unavailable.

Introduction to Information Governance (IG) and Certification via Vital Records Control

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The post Introduction to Information Governance (IG) and Certification via Vital Records Control appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the article here by Andrew Ysasi at Vital Records Control.

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

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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

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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.

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. Register for this webinar here.

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

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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

Equifax compliance education

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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.

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

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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.

Webinar: The Information Governance Professional and Future via the Greater Kansas City Chapter ARMA Spring Seminar on April 21, 2021 9:30am-3:00pm Central

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The post Webinar: The Information Governance Professional and Future via the Greater Kansas City Chapter ARMA Spring Seminar on April 21, 2021 9:30am-3:00pm Central appeared first on IG GURU. Education IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Webinar GKCARMA

Webinar: ARMA Greater Columbus Spring Seminar 2021: White House Records and Artificial Intelligence & Information Governance on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 10AM Eastern

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The post Webinar: ARMA Greater Columbus Spring Seminar 2021: White House Records and Artificial Intelligence & Information Governance on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 10AM Eastern appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA Greater Columbus Spring Seminar is virtual this year!Due

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. AIEF IG News Information Governance Sponsored deadline Scholorship

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

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The post Free Webinar – Information Management & Governance: DEFENSIBLE DISPOSITION on 4/28 11AM PT from OCARMA appeared first on IG GURU.

Nation-state actors target Australia, Government warns

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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.

Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models

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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.

Free Webinar: Reducing the Costs & Mitigating the Risks of eDiscovery through Better Information Governance via ARMA Detroit on Wednesday, April 14 at 12pm Eastern

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The post Free Webinar: Reducing the Costs & Mitigating the Risks of eDiscovery through Better Information Governance via ARMA Detroit on Wednesday, April 14 at 12pm Eastern appeared first on IG GURU. Business eDiscovery Education IG News Information Governance Webinar ARMA DetroitAre there major gaps in your IG program?

How to implement data governance

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So your team has identified implementing data governance as a priority for the year. But what happens once you purchase a data governance platform? This article is meant to outline the vital steps for implementing data governance. Why a data governance roadmap is vital.

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.

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

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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.

Free Webinar: Blockchain and RIM, Managing Privacy with Auto-Classification, and Data Governance for Remote Workers via Western Michigan ARMA Chapter on April 22, 2021 from 11am-2pm Eastern

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The post Free Webinar: Blockchain and RIM, Managing Privacy with Auto-Classification, and Data Governance for Remote Workers via Western Michigan ARMA Chapter on April 22, 2021 from 11am-2pm Eastern appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA Blockchain Business Education IG News information privacy Privacy Standards Webinar Auto Classification Data Governance Dr. Pat Franks Kris Araya Managing Privacy Remote Workers Sandra Serkes Western Michigan ARMABlockchain and RIM: Dr. Pat Franks.

7 founding principles for adaptive data and analytics governance

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Although the enterprise demands business growth through digital transformation and optimization, the enterprise also constantly experiences challenges due to the lack of modern data and analytics governance. Education and training. Education and training.