23 février 2017

The Security Impact of HTTPS Interception

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. The Security Impact of HTTPS Interception
Zakir Durumeric, et.al., 2017/02/08

The state of web security is, um, awful. Specifically, with respect to HTTPS, here's what this pointed study reports. More...

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22 février 2017

Procès-verbaux et avis du CHSCT MESR - 21.02.2017

Les avis émis par le CHSCT MESR sont portés à la connaissance des agents en fonction dans les établissements et services de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche par tout moyen approprié dans un délai d'un mois. Le président du CHSCT MESR doit, dans un délai de deux mois, informer par une communication écrite les membres du comité des suites données aux propositions et avis du comité. Voir l'article...

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21 février 2017

Enseigner l’information mais aussi la sécurité dans les formations avec CyberEdu !

Blog Educpros de Jean-Paul Pinte. S'il est aujourd'hui urgent d'enseigner l'information, la désinformation avec discernement et pertinence, il en va de même pour le domaine de la sécurité. Voir l'article...

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19 février 2017

College students are the latest targets of aggressive phishing scams

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. A wave of nationwide phishing scams is targeting college students, according to reports from Louisiana State University, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Amherst College, Wellesley College, Dartmouth College and more. More...

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UBTech launches new cybersecurity theme with sessions and SIG

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. If cybersecurity concerns are rising at your school, come to UBTech for insight into how to meet these threats. Start with a four-hour special interest group on cybersecurity, and then attend any or all of our cybersecurity breakout sessions. More...

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18 février 2017

How Florida is helping train the next generation of cybersecurity professionals

The ConversationBy . Our increasingly connected and digital world is vulnerable to attack and needs more skilled professionals who know how to defend it. As connected devices proliferate, particularly smart devices creating what has been called the “Internet of Things,” the problem is getting worse. In 2016, there were 6.4 billion connected devices in use in homes and businesses across the country. By 2020, that number is expected to more than triple. More...

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17 février 2017

Your Data or Your Money

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. Hackers are locking colleges’ data away and demanding payment to return it. But paying the ransom raises new issues, experts say. Read more...

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Machine Learning and Online Security in 2017

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. As companies increase their digital footprints, ‘identify and diagnose’ capabilities will not defend against the growing array of security threats, according to analysts at Gartner Group. More...

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08 janvier 2017

4 ways your institution can combat ransomware

eCampus NewsBy Laura Ascione Devaney. Education has a much higher rate of ransomware attacks than other industries, according to a recent report that analyzes how different sectors are managing the security challenges these attacks pose. More...

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28 décembre 2016

Proposals to Use Blockchain to Secure Digital Voting Systems

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab today recognized three universities for their work on using blockchain technology to secure digital voting systems. More...

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