The IT team at Western Kentucky University manages 40,000 ports on 700 switches across five campuses. Network Services Manager Jeppie Sumpter said it was a "fairly manual process" until a couple years ago. Dian Schaffhauser explains how the team automated most of that process.
A company that addresses mobile security has released a free security app and location tool that lets the user track down the whereabouts of his or her smartphone and wipe data remotely from its memory.
A data breach discovered in mid-March at the University of Tampa has pushed the Florida institution to enlist credit reporting agency Experian to monitor the credit records of those affected.
Security systems are moving front and center as campuses tackle the vulnerability of student- and school-owned mobile devices.
Barracuda Labs recently released results from a study it conducted on risks consumers face on the Web, which found that every day a top site delivers malware.
A California university is providing free software to its students, faculty, and staff to keep their mobile devices secure.
Aruba Networks is demonstrating a new technology that enables people to go across IP subnets with their Apple devices to find and use services as easily as they can on their personal networks.
Tri-County Technical College, a 6,800-student school, has placed its Internet security trust in the cloud.
Digital signage software firm Visix and emergency notification system provider Rave Mobile Safety are joining forces.
Marquette University's security analyst found that the network access control tool already in place could deliver much more value with just a bit more effort.