Double jeopardy: Are universities becoming the new target for cybercriminals and spies?

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David S. Wall, Centre for Criminal Justice Studies, University of Leeds outlines recent trends in cyber attacks across the public sector, and higher education specifically

During their attempts to recover from the Covid-19 lockdown, recent attacks on both Newcastle University and others in the UK have highlighted how exposed the university sector is to cyberattacks. ...

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