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Advancement Technology & Information Specialist | #education | #technology | #techjobs

Job Description: DIVISION: Advancement DEPARTMENT:  Advancement Technology & Information Services JOB SUMMARY: The Advancement Systems and Information Specialist is responsible for assisting the Directors/Asst. Directors in fulfilling the technical and reporting needs of the Advancement Division.  Specifically, he/she will focus on the day to day maintenance of the Raiser’s Edge…

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Fraud alert! AI identifies the four stages of a scam phone call | #phishing | #scams | #education | #technology | #infosec

Australian researchers have used machine-learning techniques to identify the typical four stages of fraudulent money-taking phone calls. These are the calls that entice and threaten people to pay bogus “fines” or download malicious software that leads to their bank accounts being hijacked. The researchers from Macquarie University’s Cyber Security Hub,…

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Attorney General Warns Against Scams Related to Baby Formula Shortage – WLDS | #socialmedia | #education | #technology | #infosec

The Illinois Attorney General is warning families to be on the lookout for fraud related to the baby formula shortage. Attorney General Kwame Raoul encouraged Illinois residents today to be vigilant for scams by individuals attempting to exploit families struggling to find the much-needed formula. Raoul is urging consumers to…

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North Korean IT Workers Are Infiltrating Tech Companies | #ios | #apple | #iossecurity | #education | #technology | #infosec

As Russia’s full-scale war in Ukraine heads towards its hundredth day, opposition from Ukrainian forces is as strong as ever. At the same time, hacktivists all around the world continue to breach Russian institutions and publish their files and emails. This week one hacktivist collective took a different—and slightly peculiar—approach:…

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Live updates | Zelenskyy: Russia should pay for destruction | #cybersecurity | #cyberattack | #education | #technology | #infosec

KYIV, Ukraine — President Volodymyr Zelenskyy devoted his nightly video address to Ukraine’s demand that Russia be held financially responsible for the damage its forces are inflicting on Ukraine. Just on Friday, he noted, the Russian army fired a missile at the northeastern Kharkiv region, destroying a cultural center in…

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