When Hackers Strike

When Hackers Strike “The battle against terrorism is not only a military battle, but primarily a battle of information” -Ahmed Chalabi   In today’s globalized and cyber-connected world, hackers are a real and present danger. The threat of “bad guys” extends to the Internet and the security of your life and personal information. Throughout history, … Read more

Securing PII Under FERPA

March Is Governmental Purchasing Month in VA

With a vast amount of personal and private data available on networks throughout the world, it’s easy to understand just how necessary and important securing PII (personally identifiable information) is today. Let’s look at student records and the FERPA-compliant world of higher education, for example. A student’s entire education file, filled with academic performance data and … Read more