An Oracle PeopleSoft-based student information system in place since 2010 has been breached at the University of Nebraska Lincoln.
Regent University has implemented a new Internet security application intended to block user access to Web sites known to carry malware and to stop infected machines from being able to access the network.
The same useful features that enable security administrators to monitor surveillance cameras from any Web browser are also fraught with security vulnerabilities, according to a security services company.
The National Security Agency has designated Champlain College in Burlington, VT as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance.
System misconfiguration and incorrect access settings are to blame for exposed data discovered by staff at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Western Kentucky University has adopted an open IP video management platform in an effort to make their surveillance system more customizable and expandable.
A company founded by computer science faculty members at Carnegie Mellon University that specializes in developing software-based training recently introduced a new security module that teaches people how to keep data safe when they're working outside of their offices.
NEXThink, whose primary product provides visibility into an IT environment from the end-user perspective, has just released its first native plug-in for Microsoft System Center 2012.
With 1,300-plus databases under its management, the U Massachusetts Medical School has plenty to worry about when it comes to keeping data secure; but this database team has put in place change management practices that go a long way in protecting the resources in its care.
Twenty-three community colleges in Virginia have deployed a Web-based software platform to provide a single location for threat assessment, incident reporting, and prevention services.