Higher education sector’s poor response to cyber threats laid bare in EfficientIP report

The higher education sector has one of the worst track records for dealing with potential cyber threats, according to EfficientIP’s 2018 Global DNS threat report.

The research details how 73% of institutions took over three days to apply a patch once notified of a Domain Name System (DNS) breach, and highlights how the cost per DNS-based attack jumped 68% to $690,000 in the education sector last year alone.

As universities across the country open their doors for the new academic year, students will inevitably arrive with

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