University Data Protection Office

December 06, 2019
No. 19-20 6 December 2019 NEWS | Ransomware attack causes delay in the opening of Livingston School District 24 November 2019 USA –An email was sent to parents on Friday stating that the New Jersey school district was...
November 27, 2019
PDF version   Social media is now used in schools as an educational tool. It supposedly facilitates deeper learning and collaboration among students. Many educators, though, are skeptical, with some even acknowledging drawbacks such as in terms of student privacy and online security...
November 25, 2019
  You can now use your face to unlock your iPhone. When your friend posts a group photo on Facebook, the social media platform sometimes notifies you that you may be in it. Meanwhile, some schools now scan facial features to regulate human traffic going in and out of their campuses. These...
November 25, 2019
  Privacy has long been recognized as a basic human right. However, it was only in recent years that organizations have sought the services of professionals specializing in privacy and data protection for operations and compliance purposes. Given the rapid changes in technology that...