UK Cyber Security Council to Tackle Education, Standards

Data Breach Today

It is tasked by the U.K. 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.

How Does the Government Buy Its Cybersecurity?

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

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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.

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.

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.

“Edited by Laura Thornburgh,” Pioneer of Motion Picture Education

Unwritten Record

Today, we take for granted that moving images are used to educate. It might be surprising to learn that there was a time when the case had to be made for the value of motion pictures in education. She had access to education and travel, and wrote for a local newspaper. .

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

Security Affairs

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

IG Guru

Most companies ignore the importance of information governance in ensuring good cybersecurity. Advancing technology, such as cloud computing, increasing compliance mandates, and increasing amounts of data to be secured have made it essential to improve your cybersecurity strategies.

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

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.

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

IG Guru

iR0nin is not a movement, an organization, a group, a collective, etc… It is the concept that if ONE person can make a difference […]. 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 Hacking

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

IG Guru

Due to the pandemic, and the various guidelines surrounding it and the restrictions in travel, ARMA Greater Columbus has gone virtual! ARMA Greater Columbus Spring Seminar is virtual this year!Due

Information Governance – 3 Common Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

AIIM

What is Information Governance, and Why is it Important? There are many benefits to constructing an Information Governance program plan. How to Avoid Information Governance Pitfalls. Information Governance

A massive DDoS knocked offline Belgian government websites

Security Affairs

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.

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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An effective IG program accounts for likely uses of organizational information throughout its useful lifecycle, and that must include eDiscovery. 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?

Pandemic Spurs Strong Demand for E-Discovery, Privacy Certifications. Will It Last? via Law.com

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Will It Last? ACEDS Education IAPP IG News Information Governance information privacy Certifications e-Discovery Law.comCheck this article out here. The post Pandemic Spurs Strong Demand for E-Discovery, Privacy Certifications. via Law.com appeared first on IG GURU.

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

IT Governance

Newcastle University is being held to ransom after its systems were infected with malware earlier this month. The university has apologised for the “ongoing” disruption and added that it would take “a number of weeks” to get its systems back online.

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. 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.

Webinar: Taming the Beast – A Case Study in Microsoft Teams Governance on December 15, 2020 12pm MST via ARMA Mile High Denver Chapter

IG Guru

The bulk of its user base comes through paid Microsoft 365 (aka Office 365) subscriptions, and its use has skyrocketed since the pandemic resulted in the need to work remotely. It offers […]. The post Webinar: Taming the Beast – A Case Study in Microsoft Teams Governance on December 15, 2020 12pm MST via ARMA Mile High Denver Chapter appeared first on IG GURU.

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?

Our Data Governance Is Broken. Let’s Reinvent It.

John Battelle's Searchblog

When it comes to many of the things I am going to talk about here, I am not an expert. If I am expert at anything at all, it’s asking questions of technology, and of the media and marketing platforms created by technology. Wired was kind of a first album, as it were, and it focused on the story broadly told. It’s Broke. Let’s Fix It. And it is that impact that has led me to the work I am doing now, here in New York. Only it’s just … more urgent.

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

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Master of Archives and Records Administration (MARA) Celebrates its 10th Anniversary By Dr. Patricia C. 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 University

How to implement data governance

Collibra

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.

ICRM Announces its Newest Specialty Designation: CRM/CIGO

IG Guru

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

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Resumes for Information Governance Leaders by Admovio

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Admovio has been putting together industry acknowledged resumes for IG and IT leaders since 2014. 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 Resumes

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.

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. .

Meeting Evolving Business Needs – A Conversation Between RIM Educators and Thought Leaders

Information Governance Perspectives

Hunter, Dr. Tao Jin, Dr. Patricia Franks, Rae Lynn Haliday, Cheryl Pederson, and Wendy McLain on the topic of Meeting Evolving Business Needs – A Conversation Between RIM Educators and Thought Leaders. I think it’s maybe a little bit of both….

Another Massive Russian Hack of US Government Networks

Schneier on Security

The press is reporting a massive hack of US government networks by sophisticated Russian hackers. Several said national security-related agencies were also targeted, though it was not clear whether the systems contained highly classified material. […].

Top 6 Best Practices for Data Governance

Collibra

Data governance is a very intricate field, so implementing and sustaining data governance comes with a suite of challenges. Luckily, thousands, if not millions, of organizations use data governance to improve their operations, so you can learn from others’ mistakes and successes.

Chinese Cycldek APT targets Vietnamese Military and Government in sophisticated attacks

Security Affairs

China-linked APT group Cycldek is behind an advanced cyberespionage campaign targeting entities in the government and military sector in Vietnam. GOBLIN PANDA was focused on Vietnam, most of the targets were in the defense, energy, and government sectors.

7 founding principles for adaptive data and analytics governance

Collibra

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.

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

IG Guru

“About seven or eight years ago, I came to the conclusion that I couldn’t support it anymore. The post Whistleblower: Lives Lost, Billions Wasted Due to Government Records Management Failures via The Epoch Times appeared first on IG GURU.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2021 LA ARMA NOSTRA CERTIFICATION REIMBURSEMENT GRANT PROGRAM

IG Guru

Palmyra, NJ (August 16th, 2021) – The ARMA International Educational Foundation (Foundation) is pleased to announce it will administer La ARMA Nostra’s 2021 Reimbursement Grant Program. AIEF Education Grant La ARMA Nostra

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Tech: Free Resources for IT Pros via CompTIA

IG Guru

Kind of CompTIA to offer free resources for IT Pro’s or those who want to learn more about Network Troubleshooting, Cloud Computing, and Cybersecurity. The post Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Tech: Free Resources for IT Pros via CompTIA appeared first on IG GURU.

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Governance, Technology, and Capitalism.

John Battelle's Searchblog

Or, Will Nature Just Shrug Its Shoulders? Technology forces us to recalculate what it means to be human – what is essentially us , and whether technology represents us, or some emerging otherness which alienates or even terrifies us. Our lives are now driven in large part by data, code, and processing, and by the governance of algorithms. Now, maybe it’s time. Do they think that means there’s no governance ? We call these systems government.

PRESS RELEASE: 2021 LA ARMA NOSTRA CERTIFICATION REIMBURSEMENT GRANT PROGRAM

IG Guru

Palmyra, NJ (July 15, 2021) – The ARMA International Educational Foundation (Foundation) is pleased to announce it will administer La ARMA Nostra’s 2021 Reimbursement Grant Program. AIEF Education IG News Grants La ARMA Nostra Scholorships

Webinar: Analytics, AI and Records Management: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised via ARMA Dallas on May 10th at 12pm Central

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REGISTER HERE Change sometimes comes charging in as on a big black dragon, breathing fire and alerting whole communities to its disruptive effect.

What is data governance in healthcare?

Collibra

The data that healthcare organizations hold is incredibly valuable – it’s perhaps the most valuable asset they have. As a result, data governance in healthcare is non-negotiable. Why is data governance important for a healthcare organization? Who creates it? Who uses it?

IT Governance featured on Gibraltar News about common cyber threats 

IT Governance

One of IT Governance’s governance and risk management consultants, Andrew Pattison, was interviewed by GBC News last week about the most common types of cyber threats after delivering IT Governance’s three-day training course on “Effective Protection against Cyber crime”. It’s a case of equipping staff with the tools and helping them understand how to deal with threats and meet their legal requirements.

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