Cyber Crime

Read: Practical Steps to Improve Access Control Maintenance on Campus

Practical Steps to Improve Access Control Maintenance on Campus

Being proactive when it comes to things like database management and firmware/software patches can reduce potential problems in the future.

Read: Study: On Average, Data Breaches Cost $3.86M Each

Study: On Average, Data Breaches Cost $3.86M Each

One out of five data breaches was due to an attacker using previously exposed employee credentials, and misconfigured cloud networks were used by attackers nearly 20% of the time.

Read: Remote Learning Makes Schools Giant Targets for Cybercriminals, Experts Warn

Remote Learning Makes Schools Giant Targets for Cybercriminals, Experts Warn

New technologies implemented by schools to support remote and hybrid learning have made them significant targets for cyber attacks.

Read: Report Finds Cybercriminals Are Targeting the Cloud

Report Finds Cybercriminals Are Targeting the Cloud

Due to COVID-19, organizations are shifting business-critical applications to hybrid-cloud environments, which is increasing the attack surface.

Read: Homeland Security: Hackers Targeting Windows 10 Vulnerability

Homeland Security: Hackers Targeting Windows 10 Vulnerability

The Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released the warning last week.

Read: UF Student Arrested for Threatening Mass Shooting at Virginia Tech

UF Student Arrested for Threatening Mass Shooting at Virginia Tech

The student was also previously under investigation for harassment by the University of Florida and has been banned from campus properties since 2017.

Read: Hackers Trying to Steal COVID-19 Research from U.S., U.K. Institutions

Hackers Trying to Steal COVID-19 Research from U.S., U.K. Institutions

So far, none of the hacking attempts have been successful.

Read: Illinois Valley CC Servers Shut Down by Ransomware Attack

Illinois Valley CC Servers Shut Down by Ransomware Attack

IVCC president said the servers professors are using for distance learning during the coronavirus crisis were not affected.

Read: Hackers Increasingly Targeting Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

Hackers Increasingly Targeting Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

As a result, many software and cybersecurity firms are offering free services to healthcare facilities being targeted during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read: How to Protect Your Home Network from Cyberattacks

How to Protect Your Home Network from Cyberattacks

With so many campus employees and students working and studying from home during the COVID-19 crisis, home network protection is critical. Here’s how you can stay safe while working and studying online while social distancing.

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