(5/19/2015) Cyber-security ranks as the number one concern for nearly half of financial institutions in the US, according to a recently published survey.
(5/18/2015) Security firm Incapsula has discovered thousands of small-business and home routers that have been taken over by attackers to create botnets for use in denial-of-service attacks.
(5/18/2015) It seems that attackers have taken advantage of the auto re-load function on the Starbucks app, which lets consumers quickly and easily load value into their accounts from a linked payment card or bank account once the balance dips below a certain threshold.
(5/12/2015) Charles Harvey Eccleston, 62, allegedly sent dozens of spear phishing emails in January 2015 to DOE employees' emails, the Department of Justice (DOJ) wrote in a press release. He faces four felony offenses, including three counts of crimes involving unauthorized access of computers and a wire fraud charge.
(5/8/2015) WordPress issues its third security update, version 4.2.2, in less than four weeks to fix cross-site scripting security vulnerabilities.More news...
As part of the University's information security program, all University employees must complete annual security awareness training. Please complete the designated SANS training modules in SANS Securing the Human. Please contact the UM Chief Information Security Officer with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(3/23/2015) Reports of fraudulent tax schemes have been increasing in both the local and national media. Unfortunately, these schemes have affected several university employees.
(2/9/2015) New - 2015-02-09 ADVISORY: Tax Fraud
(11/18/2014) At approximately 10 a.m. on Tuesday, November 18, 2014, Microsoft will release an out-of-band security update to address an issue affecting Microsoft Windows.