Tags malware

Phishing emails target universities with 'adult dating' lure

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

More than half of the emails sent in the campaign, which use a 15-year-old piece of malware called Hupigon, targeted universities.

Malware delayed semester start at Alabama community college

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Classes began days late on Wednesday as Wallace State Community College and federal authorities investigate what took many of its systems offline.

Ransomware disrupts standardized testing in Idaho school district

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Though no sensitive information was leaked, administrators say the incident barred access to essential tools.

On cybersecurity, educational institutions have a people problem

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Inside cultures that are designed to be collaborative and open, IT leaders are struggling to corral their users and educate faculty on network risks.

How to minimize IoT risks on education networks

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Commentary: Connected devices are risky, but Fortinet's Jeff Jennings says education IT teams can take a few simple steps to protect themselves.

Students seen as increasingly capable of school hackings

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Americans believe it would be "easy" for over half of high school and college students to carry out a cyberattack on schools and colleges, a recent Radware survey found.

Cloud company aims to create 'cyber-secure schools' with malware security solution

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

D-Zone allows education customers to see, in real-time, the malicious websites and activity blocked from their schools.