Accellion breach exposed 300,000 records, University of Colorado says
After a breach compromised "a small amount" of Social Security numbers, the university is setting up a call center as it notifies victims.
IT and cyber collaboration was key in Ohio U.'s pandemic response
A network engineer and a security engineer from Ohio University described how they've worked closely during the pandemic to keep the school's network secure.
Lawmakers ask Cardona to address K-12 cybersecurity threats
Reps. Jim Langevin and Doris Matsui said Education Secretary Miguel Cardona should make clear to schools they can use stimulus funds on cybersecurity purchases.
Stolen Stanford data leaked after Accellion breach
"I think we can probably expect to see more" universities to see data stolen by malicious actors, Stanford student and cybersecurity researcher Jack Cable said.
UC Davis joins victims of Accellion file-sharing breach
The University of California system is among a growing list of educational institutions affected by the compromise of a file-sharing application.
Tax-themed phishing scams targeting .edu accounts, IRS warns
Phony emails claiming to be from the IRS are attempting to get university students and staff to share their personal identifying information.