50 percent of schools did not prepare for secure distance learning, Labs report reveals

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 14:05:00 +0000

Schools faced a crisis this year, as the coronavirus forced educators across the country to suffer through lacking cybersecurity, our new report reveals.

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Looks like we’re stuck with Zoom: Is it any safer?

Credit to Author: Philip Christian| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:35:06 +0000

Zoom got into hot water at the start of the pandemic for its much publicized security risks. As you prepare to log in to your next virtual meeting or class, let’s take another look at Zoom.

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How to keep K–12 distance learners cybersecure this school year

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 18:03:44 +0000

As a new school season opens, educational institutions strive to adapt to the IT needs and challenges that come with the introduction of new learning schemes like remote schooling, otherwise known as distance learning. With their children’s overall health and safety as top priority, there is one other thing parents and guardians must also keep in mind: how to keep them from cybercriminals as far away as possible.

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A week in security (August 3 – 9)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:30:00 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from August 3 – 9, including a look at business email compromises, a new data privacy bill, and the Inter skimming attack.

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Keep Zoombombing cybercriminals from dropping a load on your meetings

Credit to Author: Philip Christian| Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:00:00 +0000

In a zeitgeisty moment, Zoom has become the web conference tool of choice for everyone. Unfortunately, cybercriminals are taking note and Zoombooming the public. We show readers how to protect against this intrusion of privacy.

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