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.
Safe social media use is the No. 1 cybersecurity challenge for employees, according to the latest report from Wombat Security Technologies on security awareness issues in enterprise organizations.
Seattle University is enhancing safety on campus with new software and devices to help identify incidents, shorten response times and document security events.
Higher ed technology community Internet2 has added a cloud service provider to its NET+ offerings.
A Carnegie Mellon University computer security team has taken the title of this year's DefCon "capture the flag" competition.