Tag Archives: Privacy

Behavioral Analytics: Politics and Technology of Hoodies and Profiling

Behavioral analytics and social media analytics technology is outpacing the policies and politics of hoodies and behavioral profiling. This is the long standing issue of what is IT’s role in administering acceptable use, crime prevention and the use of technology to enforce it. This … Continue reading

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2012 IT Outsourcing Trends: Some Good, Some Bad

The 2012 IT outsourcing trends will include some good news for CIO’s and some bad, even for CIO’s not currently using IT outsourcing. The 2012 IT outsourcing trends reflect an updated business strategy for the IT outsourcing and managed services … Continue reading

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March Madness of Higher Education Data Breaches

In honor of March Madness the folks at Application Security, Inc have released the Second Annual Higher Education Data Breach Madness Brackets. This is a fun look at the serious issue of higher education data breaches using brackets to create a “data … Continue reading

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Revised FERPA Sacrifices Students Privacy

When the FERPA privacy going gets tough, the tough get the privacy laws changed. Or so it seems from reviewing the Revised FERPA rules. What ever happened to the ethos “if it saves one child _______”. Yet, at the very time … Continue reading

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Clear Text Password: Will Campus Technology Ever Learn

I thought the days of sending a clear text password in emails to users was a thing of the past. But I just received an email from 1105 Media Inc with my clear text password in it. In honor of … Continue reading

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Facebook Privacy Policy: Will Changes End Facebook for Colleges

Facebook privacy policy concerns are front and center in the wake of changes made to the social media site. What is your college going to do? Facebook’s addition of Timeline and “Open Graph” have many people concerned and some privacy advocacy … Continue reading

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IT Strategic Plan Model Every CIO Can Use

The overarching intent of an IT strategic plan model is to produce a plan that can function at a blueprint or roadmap (you pick the term you like most) for the way forward. To achieve that goal the plan must address the … Continue reading

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