Category Archives: Security

Why are more and more universities becoming cyber targets?

Recent news of cyber attacks against universities may have you wondering why.  NCB News recently addressed this question, stating: “These aren’t college kids trying to change their grades.”  Rather, the hacking attacks are targeting the “vast stores of personal data and expensive research” that universities have in their systems.  The article provides data on recent… Continue Reading »

More About Data Breaches

There has been a lot in the news about data breaches, whether it’s Sony’s e-mail system or Ashley Madison’s customer list.  TrendMicro, an IT security solutions company, has written a thoughtful article about the recent spate of cyber crime, with an interesting analysis of the data and some surprising statistics. Read the article » Read… Continue Reading »