Security & Privacy


USC Reports Credit Card Security Breach at Campus Eateries

Officials at USC notify students and staff of a security breach following a hacking incident that affected the credit card system used at four campus dining facilities.

University of Washington

UW has created tools that both automate data warehouse access provisioning and turn over the decision-making from IT to the data custodians themselves.



Stanford University

Stanford developed its own solution for mobile device management (MDM) specifically for the higher education environment.

SpiderOak Offers 'Completely Private' Cloud Storage Higher Ed

A cloud storage company has released a version of its product specifically designed for colleges and universities.

Philips Integrates OPS Slot for Internal PC Modules

Technology company Philips has launched a set of LCD displays that adhere to the Open Pluggable Specification, useful in digital signage.

Motorola Expands Two Way Radio Lines

Communications technology company Motorola Solutions has unveiled two new entrants--the XPR 7550 and XPR 3500--in its Mototrbo (pronounced "moto-turbo") two-way digital radio portfolio.

Securing Voice over IP

Sure, voice over IP can save your schools money; but don't neglect the security aspects in your rush to get it running.

Donor Data Breach!

If you think it's a hassle to change your password regularly or take other measures to protect the personal data within your realm, consider the alternative.

Cooper Notification Offers LED Notification Appliances

Mass notification company Cooper Notification has begun introducing LED-based notification products.

ESET Releases New Editions of AV and Endpoint Security Software

ESET has released ESET Endpoint Antivirus as a replacement for NOD32 Antivirus 4 and ESET Endpoint Security to replace Smart Security 4.