UK: University Cyber Attacks Down To Students, Staff?

Tom Jowitt reports:

Organised crime and hacking groups may not be responsible for the spate of cyber-attacks against universities and colleges in the UK.

This is said to be the conclusion of a security analysis of the attacks carried out by Jisc, the UK provider of ICT (Information and Communications Technology) services for the education sector.

The analysis has reportedly concluded that staff or students could instead be responsible, rather than outside hackers.

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