Hackers

Read: 62 Universities Hacked Through Vulnerability in Web App

62 Universities Hacked Through Vulnerability in Web App

Hackers were able to create thousands of fake accounts that were used ‘almost immediately for criminal activity,’ officials said.

Read: Cyber Attacks Overwhelm Schools, Affect Students’ Education

Cyber Attacks Overwhelm Schools, Affect Students’ Education

Schools are becoming more of a target for cyber attacks because of the sensitive data they carry, including Social Security numbers.

Read: Hacking Risk Prompts Medtronic Recall of Insulin Pumps

Hacking Risk Prompts Medtronic Recall of Insulin Pumps

Because the pump works off a radio frequency, it is possible for hackers to change the settings of Medtronic’s insulin pumps.

Read: 13 Data Breach Facts Every Campus Protection Pro Should Know

13 Data Breach Facts Every Campus Protection Pro Should Know

Do you know where the healthcare and education industries stand regarding data breach costs? Find out the answer and more in this quick quiz.

Read: WSU Settles Lawsuit Over 2017 Hard Drive Theft for $4.7 Million

WSU Settles Lawsuit Over 2017 Hard Drive Theft for $4.7 Million

Nearly 1.3 million people’s personal information was stolen, including Social Security numbers, when a hard drive was stolen from an off-site storage unit.

Read: Cape Cod Community College Recovers 80% of Stolen Money

Cape Cod Community College Recovers 80% of Stolen Money

The college was attacked by hackers who infiltrated the school’s banking information and were able to make several transactions.

Read: FBI-related Hack Exposes Personal Info of Over 23,000 People

FBI-related Hack Exposes Personal Info of Over 23,000 People

The stolen materials include names, jobs, email addresses, and for some, street addresses, of over 23,000 people, 1,000 of which are in law enforcement.

Read: Georgia Tech Data Breach Exposes Information of 1.3M People

Georgia Tech Data Breach Exposes Information of 1.3M People

The university, which many people believe to be a ‘cybersecurity hub’ with all the work it’s done over the past few years, got hacked last month.

Read: UCLA Health Settles $7.5M Lawsuit Over Data Breach

UCLA Health Settles $7.5M Lawsuit Over Data Breach

The data breach was discovered in 2014 and affected the personal information, including Social Security numbers, of nearly 4.5 million UCLA Health patients.

Read: Hackers Offer College Applicants Chance to Buy Admissions Files

Hackers Offer College Applicants Chance to Buy Admissions Files

Hackers breached the systems of three private U.S. colleges and sent out suspicious emails to applicants asking for a ransom.

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