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

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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