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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.

Educating Educators: Microsoft's Tips for Security Awareness Training

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Microsoft's director of security education and awareness shares his approach to helping train employees in defensive practices

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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 post Data breaches grow across UK education sector appeared first on IT Governance Blog.

Google sued by New Mexico attorney general for collecting student data through its Education Platform

Security Affairs

New Mexico sues Google for allegedly using the Google for Education platform to gather personal and private data from children. The company offers free Chromebooks to schools and access to the G-Suite for Education service as part of the Google for Education platform.

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

Education Gets an 'F' for Cybersecurity

Dark Reading

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

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

IG Guru

Check out iRonin.com if you are interested to learn more about and keep up with cyber security. The post Hacker education site – iR0nin – makes it easy for those interested in cyber security to get started appeared first on IG GURU.

Online education site EduCBA discloses data breach and reset customers? pwds

Security Affairs

The online education portal EduCBA discloses a data breach and is resetting customers’ passwords in response to the incident. Online education website EduCBA discloses a data breach, it has started notifying customers that in response to the incident it is resetting their passwords.

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.

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.

Protecting Sensitive Company Data: How to Educate Employees

AIIM

In this article, we will examine how to educate your employees so that a lethal hack does not disrupt your business. However, it is discipline over complexity that really makes the difference when talking about cyber security. security information security employee engagement

Infosec Education: What are the “right” credentials?

ShackF00

It just isn’t, and the reason is simple: You must know what you’re securing. The caveat: Higher education has a ton of value. Information SecurityWell, the infosec community has done it again.

How to Educate Your Customers When A Data Breach Occurs

Rippleshot

We also recognize the reality that data breaches happen when gaps exist in other organization's security protocols, which can leave your own customer's sensitive data vulnerable.

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. Security tends to be viewed as a discrete discipline within information technology as opposed to just natively bake into everything. Education is the Best ROI on Security Spend. There are a lot of security companies that will sell you a lot of security things for a lot of money. Education Smashes Bugs While They're Cheap. The difference is education.

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.

Top 15 Cyber Security Certifications for 2020 via Cybrary

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The post Top 15 Cyber Security Certifications for 2020 via Cybrary appeared first on IG GURU. Education information security Security CEH CISA CISM CISSP Cybrary OSCP Security+ Top IT CertificationsCheck out the article here.

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.

10 top strategic technologies impacting higher education

Information Management Resources

Data strategy Artificial intelligence Analytics Data securityAI 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.

When STEM education is inclusive, everyone benefits

CGI

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.

Accounting for Website Security in Higher Education

PerezBox

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. SecurityI took the opportunity to share a number of points around the. Read More.

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

How to get more out of your education technology

Jamf

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

Remote Working and Mobile Device Security and Privacy Resources via Privacy & Security Brainiacs

IG Guru

The post Remote Working and Mobile Device Security and Privacy Resources via Privacy & Security Brainiacs appeared first on IG GURU. Business Compliance Education IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Risk News Policies Privacy Remote Working Security Tools WFHPolicies and Procedures, Tools and Tips, can all be found here regarding Work From Home (WFH).

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. IG News Information Governance information privacy information security IG Academy IG Training Webinar Series

Designing a doctoral program in cyber security for working professionals from researchers at Robert Morris University

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The post Designing a doctoral program in cyber security for working professionals from researchers at Robert Morris University appeared first on IG GURU. Business Education IG News information security Risk News Security Cyber Security PhD Research Robert Morris University

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

Data Matters

In the months following director William Hinman’s noteworthy speech on whether and when a digital asset is subject to securities laws, U.S. regulators have continued their stern warnings regarding the importance of compliance with the securities laws. On August 28, the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) released an update on the progress of its ongoing Operation Cryptosweep. securities laws. Convertible Equity Securities.

?Could do better? ? School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb

CILIP

School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb. The findings highlight the urgency of securing national School Library Strategies and investment in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, drawing on the example of Scotland.? Could do better ?

SECURITY MEASURES TO LOOK FOR IN DOCUMENT RESTORATION COMPANIES via Polygon

IG Guru

“Just as document recovery technology is improving every day, document security procedures should be constantly improving, as well. If you’re vetting document restoration firms, you should know that not all restoration companies hold themselves to high security standards.

Lawsuit Claims Google Collects Minors’ Locations, Browsing History

Threatpost

A new lawsuit alleges that Google’s G Suite for Education program covertly collects data from students, violating both COPPA and other data privacy regulations.

Security testers breach university cyber defences in two hours

IT Governance

More than 50 universities in the UK have had their lack of cyber defences exposed, with security testers breaching their systems in under two hours. He added: “We are not confident that all UK universities are equipped with adequate cyber-security knowledge, skills and investment”.

How Should I Answer a Nontech Exec Who Asks, 'How Secure Are We?'

Dark Reading

Consider this your opportunity to educate

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.

Security Affairs newsletter Round 253

Security Affairs

The best news of the week with Security Affairs. Google sued by New Mexico attorney general for collecting student data through its Education Platform. European Commission has chosen the Signal app to secure its communications. A new round of the weekly newsletter arrived!

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

eDiscovery Daily

The focus of this year’s UF Law E-Discovery conference is effectively managing the everyday case and they will have interesting sessions throughout the day, covering topics ranging from eDiscovery security and data protection to early assessment of the case and the data to keywords, TAR and AI (do I need to spell out those acronyms anymore?). Continuing Legal Education (CLE) general credits, 2.0 I alluded to it last week, now I’ll discuss it in more depth.

MY TAKE: Remote classes, mobile computing heighten need for a security culture in K-12 schools

The Last Watchdog

This was an early indicator of how far most schools have to go in adopting an appropriate security posture. However, these inconveniences of enforcing passwords and using waiting rooms are completely reasonable if you want to ensure a secure, private meeting.”

What Are the Requirements for CCPA Training? via TeachPrivacy

IG Guru

Business CCPA Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Privacy Security Daniel Solove TeachPrivacy TrainingCheck out this great overview about CCPA training from Professor Solove. The post What Are the Requirements for CCPA Training?

The Master CompTIA Training Bundle – Lifetime Access only $49.99

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Business Cloud Compliance Education information privacy information security Security A+ CompTIA Computerworld Cyber Security Mobility Network+ Pen Test Security Analyst

China Issues Draft Data Security Law

Hunton Privacy

China has lacked a comprehensive data protection and data security law that regulates in detail requirements and procedures relating to the collection, processing, control and storage of personal data. Promotion of Data Usage While Maintaining Data Security.

New Certified IG Officers Association (CIGOA) vows to bring a global high-level IG certification to market

IG Guru

Business Compliance Education Featured IG News Information Governance Records Management Risk News CIGO CIGO Associatoin Doug Laney Infonomics information privacy information security Robert SmallwoodCheck out the video below introducing the new CIGO association and certification.

State of Cybersecurity 2020, Part 2 Report Available and Free to ISACA Members

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Business Compliance Education IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Privacy Risk News 2020 Cybersecurity ISACA SecurityCheck out the report here…login required.