Tags higher education ransomware

Ransomware emergency alerts asked Austin Peay State U. users to disconnect

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks ago

Amid a ransomware attack, Austin Peay State University alerted users: "THIS IS NOT A TEST. SHUT DOWN ALL COMPUTERS NOW."

Ransomware forced California community college to shut down email for 10 days

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

Ransomware that hit Ohlone Community College in January disrupted email and a study portal for more than a week, a spokesperson said.

Rebuilding after ransomware: Heartland Community College invests $1 million

by Emily Bamforth • 11 months ago

The new investment follows a ransomware attack last October, but college leaders said the upgrades were a long time coming.