Yes, University Cybersecurity Is Still a Concern

July 1, 2024


Cybersecurity concerns rippled through higher ed’s awareness in 2023, when a data breach hit dozens of institutions across the nation.

Nearly a year later, those breaches are still occurring. MOVEit, a software product used by several universities and related organizations for file transfers, announced Friday that it had found new vulnerabilities that could lead to further security problems.

“So, no, your guard can’t be taken down,” said Shawn Waldman, CEO of Secure Cyber Defense. “Organizations need to be on the highest alert possible, especially today.”

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