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29 08, 2019

DSIS Memo from Jim Queen – Ransomeware Attacks

2019-08-29T18:16:39+00:00

Dear Customer, There has been a marked increase in attacks on education institutions using a computer hacking strategy known as Ransomware.  Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or malware, designed to deny access to a computer system or your data until a ransom is paid. Typically, the hacker accesses your computer system through phishing emails or by [...]

DSIS Memo from Jim Queen – Ransomeware Attacks2019-08-29T18:16:39+00:00
13 11, 2018

What is a SOC 1 Report?

2018-11-13T16:49:26+00:00

What is a SOC 1 Report? A Service and Organization Control Report explained. A SOC 1 Report (Service and Organization Controls Report) is a report on Controls at a Service Organization which are relevant to user entities’ internal control over financial reporting. The SOC1 Report is what you would have previously considered to be the [...]

What is a SOC 1 Report?2018-11-13T16:49:26+00:00
13 11, 2018

What is a Surcharge?

2018-11-13T16:45:39+00:00

What is a Surcharge? A surcharge, often called convenience fees, pass the cost of processing a credit card onto the person initiating the transaction or purchase.  In your case, a tuition payment.  The convenience fee offsets the cost of processing credit cards, netting the school 100% of the transaction, thus zero cost card processing. Surcharges or Convenience Fees [...]

What is a Surcharge?2018-11-13T16:45:39+00:00
17 07, 2018

What Exactly is FERPA – the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act?

2018-07-17T17:25:35+00:00

What Exactly Is FERPA - the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act?   What Exactly Is FERPA - the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act? The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) also known as the Buckley Amendment is a federal law that protects the privacy of a students’ education records and personally identifiable [...]

What Exactly is FERPA – the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act?2018-07-17T17:25:35+00:00
16 07, 2018

The Diamond 2.0 Value Promise

2018-07-16T16:59:30+00:00

The diamond 2.0 value promise By Randy Field, Chief Revenue Officer Value. What does it mean? Dictionaries will tell you that a product’s or service’s cost is used as the common measuring unit for value. Price fits nicely into a product comparison spreadsheet that can be scored to reach a logical buying decision. This type [...]

The Diamond 2.0 Value Promise2018-07-16T16:59:30+00:00
17 04, 2018

Flaw in Microsoft Outlook Lets Hackers Easily Steal Your Windows Password

2018-04-21T13:37:50+00:00

Flaw in Microsoft Outlook Lets Hackers Easily Steal Your Windows Password From a blog post by thehackernews.com, and many other blog posts similar, almost 18 months ago, a security researcher Will Dormann of the CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has found a severe vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook (CVE-2018-0950), 18 months has passed but [...]

Flaw in Microsoft Outlook Lets Hackers Easily Steal Your Windows Password2018-04-21T13:37:50+00:00
15 03, 2018

Cybersecurity Due Diligence When Purchasing a Career College

2018-03-15T23:53:37+00:00

Cybersecurity Due Diligence When Purchasing a Career College, FERPA & GLBA Compliance It’s more than just Antivirus updates and OS patches! It is FERPA & GLBA Complaint as well. Schools, colleges, and universities are perhaps the last places one might think would interest the “cybercriminals.” After all, what could they potentially hope [...]

Cybersecurity Due Diligence When Purchasing a Career College2018-03-15T23:53:37+00:00

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