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cyber security: [march 2008]

Article List

Data Breaches Hit More Campuses
The "Year in Review" report by Educational Security Incidents (ESI) found that the number of data breaches reported by colleges last year increased dramatically… | Read more >
University of Michigan-Flint Launches Online Exam to Educate Students on Cyber Threats
The University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint) in February launched a campaign aimed at raising student awareness about cybersecurity. The Computer Security 101… | Read more >
House Approves Motion Picture Association of America-backed College Antipiracy Rules
A controversial antipiracy provision attached to the College Opportunity and Affordability Act recently approved by the House would require higher… | Read more >
University of Illinois-Chicago Uses Radio Frequency Identification to Secure Computers
After a successful two-month pilot, the University of Illinois (UI) at Chicago is expanding the use of radio frequency identification (RFID)-based asset tracking to monitor… | Read more >
Ohio U. President Talks About Network Breaches and Their Aftermath
Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis discussed several high-profile security breaches that affected his campus two years ago at the Chronicle of Higher… | Read more >
Cybersecurity Best Practices for Educational Institutions
There is no single panacea to prevent data security breaches at educational institutions, but taking some simple precautions can lessen the risk. If private data… | Read more >
Virginia Tech Seeks Federal Funding to Study How to Improve Campus Security
Virginia Gov. Timothy Kaine and Virginia Tech are lobbying Congress for $1 million in funding for university research to improve security on college campuses and… | Read more >

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