May 12, 2016

Following Executive Session, Abingdon-Avon Board Takes No Action on Data Breach Issue

ABINGDON — The Abingdon-Avon District 276 School Board emerged from Wednesday’s two-hour-and-47-minute executive session with a list of approved resignations, rehires, retained coaches, an amended budget to be approved in […]
May 5, 2016

Employee Placed on Leave after Abingdon-Avon School District Data Breach

The Abingdon-Avon School District says confidential data was compromised and they are working to fix the issue. In a statement posted to their website, district officials say they were alerted […]
May 4, 2016

A-Town Addresses Data Breach

ABINGDON — So many people attended Wednesday’s special meeting of the Abingdon-Avon District 276 School Board it had to be moved from the superintendent’s conference room to Hedding Grade School’s […]
March 11, 2016

Garrett Discovery Sponsors Cyber Defense and Disaster Recovery Conference 2016

The Internet of Things: Risks and Opportunities when Everything is Online This year’s conference will focus on the risks and opportunities of a world in which everything is online and […]
December 11, 2015

Dekalb County Court Judge Finds Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services Concealed Public Records

THIS IS A STORY ABOUT THE LACK OF TRANSPARENCY AND A CONSPIRACY BY LAWYERS FOR THE STATE TO HIDE RECORDS State of Illinois Healthcare and Family Services inked a deal […]
August 31, 2015

Computer Audit Criticizes Former Employees’ Use

Written by Will Brumleve WATSEKA — Ex-employees of the now-dissolved Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department spent an estimated 2,700 hours per year using their work computers for personal business, amounting to more […]