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Policy Spotlight, written by guest bloggers and EDUCAUSE policy specialists, is a blog about current IT policy issues affecting higher ed.

 

 

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2014 Is Here!

Today marks the beginning of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), celebrated every October since 2004. NCSAM began as a collaborative effort between government and industry to provide people with the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. Since its inception, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance have led NCSAM, and these efforts have grown...

Building Effective and Meaningful Cybersecurity Policies

Guest Blogger: Dr. Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, Director, Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, University of Washington


Note: The following information is presented for students currently enrolled in MLIS programs, as well as teacher-librarians, and other educators in the K-12 and higher education communities.

Teacher-librarians, in addition to managing the application inventory on school...

Cybersecurity Education

Guest Blogger: Ron Pike, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems, Cal Poly Pomona


There is a debate on the appropriate age to start teaching cybersecurity, with mainstream opinions ranging from the 5th grade to the freshman year of college. I suggest the appropriate time to start is pre-kindergarten. I believe this because I believe any ICT (Information and Computing Technologies) training is cybersecurity...

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2013

Ten Years, Five Weeks, One Theme: Cybersecurity is Our Shared Responsibility

First launched in 2004 as a broad effort by government and industry to help all Americans stay safe and secure online, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) commemorates its 10th anniversary this October.

NCSAM has grown significantly under leadership from the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), reaching...

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