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Can We Trust AI?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is here. The barn door has been opened and the horse is out of the stable. Adopters are discovering the...

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Please Do Not Throw Sausage Pizza Away

Open Systems Interconnection Model (OSI) is a framework used to describe the layers and functions of a networking system. First introduced in 1983,...

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100% of MOREnet Members Now Fiber Connected - Rural Fiber Comes to Ballard R-II

Ballard R-II, a rural school district in western Missouri, celebrated a monumental leap forward as fiber Internet connectivity arrived in June, connecting its...

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Deepfaking: How Bad Actors Are Using It

Deepfakes can be used to persuade, spread disinformation or just be fun. Bad actors are finding ways to use artificial intelligence (AI)...

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Summer is the perfect time to get the most out of your MOREnet Membership Service Package benefits.

Schedule an assessment

Both Cybersecurity Assessments and Network Assessments are included with your Full Membership Service Package.  With both assessments,...

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Are You Watching The Watchers?

Managed Service Providers (MSP) are a critical component for managing networks for many organizations. Due to lack of personnel or expertise, institutions are...

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AI TRiSM

With the emergence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) the landscape of trust and security needs to be considered. Thus, the development of, yet another...

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Verizon 2023 Data Breach Investigation Report

Verizon's annual Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR) is out! Key takeaways indicate that social engineering attacks using (BEC) Business Email Compromise have almost...

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What is a Vulnerability?

A vulnerability, in information technology (IT), is a flaw in code or design that creates a potential point of security compromise for an...

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It's NOT Security Awareness Training

Fingernails on a chalk board. That is what this term sounds like to me. I believe awareness is a result of education. Training...

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Is Your Connected Home Telling Your Secrets?

As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to evolve, users are expanding their home networks to include these new devices. Most of these...

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Infobase creates and curates reliable educational resources and digital tools for educators, librarians and learners across the globe. Infobase delivers inspirational content seamlessly...

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Secure Password Strategies

The foundation to secure passwords strategies is having a strong password. What makes a strong password? Longer=stronger. Even with two-factor/multi-factor (2FA/MFA) implementations, getting...

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ChatGPT and a Dozen (or so) things you can do with it.

Obviously ChatGPT has been taking the media by storm and we aren't quite sure what to do with it. Do we use it...

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Access is a Privilege, Not a Right

The misuse of privileged access is a dangerous security threat. It can lead to extensive damages within an organization. Everyone on your network...

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New and Upgraded Online Research Resources Databases for MOREnet Consortium

We are excited to share with you that we have negotiated added value to the Online Resources included with your MOREnet Membership Service Package! Beginning in the new fiscal year, July 1, 2023, PrepSTEP databases will now be part of your tool kit, and two existing resources will now include additional features.

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Cybercrime-Trends and Targets

Every day is marred with cyber attacks. Whether it is a data breach, DDoS attack, credential theft or ransomware, these crooks are after...

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Ethical Hacking?

When we usually think of hacking, we think of someone sitting in a dark room with a hoodie on, furiously typing away as...

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MOREnet Cybersecurity Challenge in National REN Publication

The Quilt is a national coalition of nonprofit regional research and Education Networks (RENs) representing 43 networks across the U.S.  As a member of the...

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Social Media Spotlight - Chat Rooms

Chat rooms and messaging apps have grown and matured in a way that allows them to stand on their own as another social...