Connecticut announces $260,000 for higher ed tech projects

Within 45 days, agencies must appoint a software manager to oversee license and agreement inventories, and begin reporting progress in their license management by Nov. 30.

cybersecurity news

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

College of the Desert, near Palm Springs, has not said whether outages occurred because of malicious activity.

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

Napa Valley College, a community college in Northern California, has been struggling with a ransomware attack for more than two weeks.

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Nonprofit Cyber.org expanded its cybersecurity education week to National Cybersecurity Education Month, in hopes of boosting collaboration.

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

OWL Labs, a vendor of video-conferencing devices used in 2,000 education organizations, is urging customers to patch several vulnerabilities.

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Big tech companies including Microsoft and IBM are working with historically Black institutions to build a pipeline of cybersecurity talent.

by Benjamin Freed • 3 months ago

VPN credentials and other account data from a "multitude" of schools are available for sale on cybercrime forums, according to an FBI alert.

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

University IT teams are getting smaller, even beyond the shock of the pandemic, according to new data from Educause.

by Benjamin Freed • 3 months ago

At the Hack the Capitol conference, speakers said filling out the cyber workforce can't wait for everyone to complete an advanced degree.

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

The university, which is completing a systemwide ERP migration, also named a new CIO for its 8,000-student campus in Little Rock.

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

After recovering from a recent ransomware attack, Austin Peay State University is moving ahead with finals, but some students are unhappy.

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