Google Research has granted one of its many annual research awards to a professor at the University of California Santa Barbara immersed in the study of computer security.
It wasn't enough that yakkers had to add personal handles and profiles starting last August. That made their posts less about saying whatever was on their mind in complete anonymity and more about finding and connecting with others in their current geographic locations. Now users of mobile app Yik Yak face the ignominy of being truly discoverable.
An increasing number of millennials are considering careers in cyber security, primarily because of increased awareness of cyber security issues, according to a new report from Raytheon and the National Cyber Security Alliance.
Yale Law School the Connecticut institution has adopted, a cloud data security platform in an effort to maintain control of client communications.
Education has surpassed healthcare as the sector most targeted by ransomware, a variety of malware that makes data inaccessible to users until a ransom is paid.
Internet2, the technology community devoted to advancing research and education, celebrates its 20th anniversary next month.
The National Security Alliance is hosting an annual exercise for students and professors to apply programming skills to solve problems related to national security.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville has added more outdoor wireless access points and security cameras without adding new power lines by using a powered fiber cable system.
AppArmor has partnered with dozens of colleges and universities nationwide to design customizable mobile safety apps, coming to iPhone and Android app stores later this month.
The CISO role in higher education is evolving, putting more emphasis on enterprise risk management and policy development.