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by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

Researchers plan to develop an add-on device to monitor attacks and adapt to emerging threats against "internet of things" devices.

by Colin Wood • 2 weeks ago

The 1,500-student school outside Washington, D.C., said an attack disabled campus networks, but that in-person and virtual classes are proceeding.

by Benjamin Freed • 2 weeks ago

Officials are trying to determine the source of a string of virulently racist messages that were sent to members of Black-led student organizations.

by Benjamin Freed • 3 weeks ago

The Atlanta university has hired Leo Howell, currently the chief information security officer at the University of Oregon.

by Emily Bamforth • 4 weeks ago

With the help of Deloitte, the university is mapping its technology to spot inefficiencies and opportunities.

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Ransomware attacks during time-sensitive periods like the start of a semester can squeeze universities harder, cybersecurity experts told EdScoop.

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Howard University's wireless network remains offline as workers investigate a ransomware attack first detected ahead of Labor Day weekend.

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Instead of clamming up, institutions should collaborate and share information to ease the burden ever-increasing cyberthreats, speakers said during a panel.

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

The Texas university system and Whatcom Community College announced plans to grow a diverse pool of cybersecurity professionals.

by Benjamin Freed • 2 months ago

The social-media company is supporting an effort by the National Cyber Security Alliance to encourage college students to cybersecurity careers.