Infosec tips for higher education
Best practices in campus cybersecurity
Cybersercurity in higher ed
To effectively guard against data breaches, colleges and universities need to involve the whole campus. Watch this video to learn how American University is educating and engaging stakeholders, from the classroom to the boardroom.
Understand the threats
To win the security battle, you have to understand what you’re up against. Ellucian CIO Lee Congdon outlines 6 security threats higher education leaders can’t ignore.
Assess your risk
When it comes to information security, taking a hard look at your institutional risk may not be easy. Get a practical framework for assessing your risk.
Build a solid plan
When it comes to reducing risk, the best defense is a good offense. Answering these 10 questions will help you determine how well prepared your institution is to prevent (and possibly manage) a data breach.
Get to know security in the cloud
It’s a misconception that data is most secure in on-campus servers. In fact, the cloud offers great potential to improve data security, as long as you do 3 things…
Address the human side of cybersecurity
Don’t make the mistake of treating cybersecurity as solely a technology challenge. Here are eight things you can do to strengthen your human firewall:
Plan to make ongoing investments
Security is not a one-and-done proposition. Threats will continue to evolve, and so should your technology, training, strategy, and policies. Get strategies for staying agile in the face of change …