Windows 7 and Server 2008 Retirement

Effective January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer support or provide security updates for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008/R2. IT Pro teams within each college are identifying systems within their unit that are running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008/R2 and are...

Cybersecurity in pop culture

When you hear the word hacker, what image comes to mind? The idea of hacking and tech-based conflict has been apparent in movies and television since the 1980s and 90s, so it’s no wonder that you may have a distinct picture in your head. As technology has...

7 types of cyber criminals

These seven cybercriminal profiles detail what the various M.O.s of each criminal, the resources they have available, and what crimes they can commit. Do you know who’s behind the attacks? We’ve opened the dossiers on seven kinds of...

UD Hosts InfraGrad Seminar on Intellectual Property Protection

On April 4, University of Delaware Information Technologies (UD IT) hosted the Delaware chapter of InfraGrad for a symposium on threats to intellectual property. Presenters were received by a packed room as InfraGrad members liaised with UD IT, Research Office, Public...

How to spring clean your digital life

It’s easy to let your digital data build up into a big, scary mess. Because it is often out of sight, we frequently forget just how much personal information builds up on our devices and accounts. We’ve broken down the best digital spring cleaning tips...