Tags higher education ransomware

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

by Emily Bamforth

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

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

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