Meet the personal privacy assistant

Our mobile phones are increasingly capable of generating vast quantities of data about our behavior. Such is the breadth and depth of data collected by […]

There Can Be No Privacy without Security

If there is an Achilles' heel to a future of robust personalized learning for all K-12 students, it is the uneven attention to the cybersecurity […]

Popular Ed-Tech Platform Edmodo Hacked, Faulted for Ad-Tracking

Motherboard reported that millions of Edmodo user records were for sale on the dark web. The company has removed code that tracked student and teacher […]

The state of cyber health and privacy awareness in Australia

With the recent release of the ASX 100 Cyber Health Check Report, businesses small and large can gain valuable insights about how to manage the […]

In the News: How Google Took Over the Classroom

Companies are exploiting the education space for sales and public good will, and parents and educators should be questioning how those in the public sector […]

Three Lessons from the Google Docs Phishing Scam: K-12 Education Edition

Earlier this week, an unknown person or persons launched a short-lived, but clever cyber attack against Google Docs' users. While apparently not targeted toward schools, […]

How to get a personalised assessment of your workplace cyber risks [Free Tool]

How secure are your passwords? Do you know what phishing is, and what to do when it happens to you? Is your workplace at risk […]

$20k in damages for cancer sufferer after Comcare privacy breach

Comcare has been ordered to pay $20,000 in damages to a Department of Defence employee after failing to protect her identity in a redacted report […]

Privacy Watchdog Raises Alarms About "Spying" on Students Via Ed Tech

Results from an unscientific survey by the Electronic Frontier Foundation suggest parents and students are worried about surveillance in schools.

How synthetic data can overcome privacy concerns

The promise of big data is a well known one, but privacy concerns can often mean that scientists lack access to the kind of data […]

Ex-FCC Chair Blasts Efforts to Change Lifeline, Net Neutrality, Privacy Rules

Former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler blasted his Republican successor, accusing him of using "smokescreens" and "double speak" on key issues affecting K-12 schools.

Introducing the K-12 Cyber Incident Map

There remains much folklore about the practice, promise, and potential of using technology in K-12 education. With our eyes trained to the digital heavens, it […]

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