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Texas K-12 district loses $2.3 million in email scam

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Manor Independent School District, which disclosed the theft last week, says it's following several "strong leads" alongside the FBI and local police.

Mass email exposes personal data of Georgia Tech students, again

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

After a similar incident last year and a major data breach in April, the university's "emergency response team" is now instating "corrective action."

Student data exposed in U. Pittsburgh email attachment

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

Students who received the personal data were asked to delete it and empty the trash can folder in their email client.

Florida high school student sends vulgar memo to entire school after email 'hack'

by Betsy Foresman • 11 months ago

School administrators are now investigating how he managed to send an obscene email to all students, staff and faculty.

Dartmouth addresses email security concerns with two-factor authentication rollout

by Betsy Foresman • 12 months ago

The college plans to secure user accounts with 2FA from the security company, Duo.

U. Chicago Law School accidentally sends applicant data to new students

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

A spreadsheet mistakenly sent to 297 new students contains personal and academic information of every applicant to the school's fall master's program.

Higher ed particularly at risk of email phishing attacks, report finds

by Patience Wait • 2 years ago

Eighty-eight percent of colleges and universities fail to protect students, faculty, alumni, staff, according to marketing and analytics company 250ok.