Tag: <span>cybersecurity</span>

Tag: cybersecurity

Cybersecurity in Education – Ransomware attacks increasing

A new report on cybersecurity in education from Sophos based on a survey from Vanson Bourne shows that educational organisations increasingly are targeted by ransomware attacks. Where cyber criminals demand ransom to restore the data and sometimes encrypt the educational organisations data. The report shows that 44% of the respondents …

School children interacting with Social Robot on Cybersecurity

The University of Delaware is now introducing Zenbo, a social robot that is teaching school children cybersecurity. With a focus on becoming safer digital citizens and how to safeguard information online. Zenbo is about 60 centimetres tall and is using preprogrammed well-known children stories, like Little Red Riding Hood, that …

An internet that cannot be hacked is being developed in the Netherlands

October 18 researchers at QuTech in Delft, the Netherlands, published a comprehensive guide towards a quantum internet in Science. The guide describes six phases of development and starts with simple networks of qubits that could already enable secure quantum communications. The last phase of development is information networks that are …

A detailed Guide of how to protect your Children in the Digital World

Updated version! With the full guide of how to protect your Children in the Digital World Schoolwork on the web, online games, and social media, the activities are endless and engaging in the digital world. But especially for children this environment also includes a lot of dangers and as parents can …

New Cyber Strategy to teach the youngsters about the dangers on the Web

eLearningworld News The Government of Denmark is launching a new strategy to make children and youth more aware of the dangers on the web. The basic vision is to improve the digital competence with learning modules in order to make the youngsters better equipped to decode potential danger-zones and learn …

To improve cybersecurity awareness in an organisation, new report

eLearningworld News A new report from McAfee shows that 46 percent of respondents believe that the number of cyberthreats will increase and where some think it will be impossible to defend against them. The problem becomes much worse because of “the cybersecurity skills crisis”, according to the respondents. Automation is …

Connecting to the digital age requirements – More coding and tech in Norwegian schools

eLearningworld News Coding and use of technology in general will be implemented in the whole school system (from 6 years old), according to the Norwegian Government’s new digitization strategy that was presented August 25. The Prime Minister Erna Solberg comments the event in the following way: “This week over 60 …

Latest News: Government funding new tool and method to fight cyberbullying

eLearningworld News from UK An online app that lets children report bullying will be rolled out to 300 schools and approximately 120 000 pupils in the UK. The method of the antibullying-app is that the pupils take screenshots of abusive messages on social media or even take photographs of bullies …

Latest News: New job-opportunities in a society with the Internet of Things

eLearningworld News from the World Internet of things is already here and makes increasingly impact on our life. At the same time as it sends more and more professions to the history book it also creates loads of new jobs. In this spirit, Mark Dorman identifies ten new professions with …