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Posted byon March 15, 2012 at 8:32 PM EDT
IU Emergency Management and Continuity (EMC) directors were called up by the state to work on response efforts in southern Indiana, shortly after tornadoes devastated several communities on March 2.
Mike Leonard, of the Bloomington Herald Times, wrote this great article on IU's efforts:
IU emergency management officials assist, learn in tornadoes' wake
By Mike Leonard
Herald Times, Bloomington, Indiana
March 8, 2012Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 2:30 PM EST
IU Emergency Management and Continuity and the Environmental Health and Safety departments for the IU campuses bring you this joint guidance for preparing labs for severe weather, especially tornadoes. If you work in a lab, please take note!Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 2:08 PM EST
"Shelter-in-place" is an instruction to stay in a designated area of safety when it is not safe to go outside, as in a Tornado Warning. Shelter-in-place has different meanings for different situations, but during a severe weather warning, if you are told to shelter-in-place, follow these instructions:Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon March 1, 2012 at 4:05 PM EST
It is time to update the firmware on all HP printers.
Researchers at Columbia University have recently disclosed some new security vulnerabilities in HP printers.
Demonstrating several attacks on the vulnerabilities at the 28th Chaos Communication Congress, Ang Cui was able to successfully install a modified firmware on an HP printer and use the compromised printer to launch attacks on other computers, as well as other attacks.Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon February 24, 2012 at 10:49 AM EST
The Obama adminsitration on Thursday proposed an overhaul of online privacy rules and regulations.
As the president wrote:Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon February 24, 2012 at 10:39 AM EST
To celebrate this endorsement and to raise awareness of the Program, we are kicking off a "12 Domains in 12 Months" awareness campaign.Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon February 22, 2012 at 4:57 PM EST
Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal published evidence that Google (and others) has been circumventing the privacy settings of Safari and iPhone users, tracking them on non-Google sites despite the device's default settings --, which area intended to prevent such tracking.Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 3:04 PM EST
State and local health officials continue to investigate measles cases in central Indiana. To date, 13 confirmed cases have been identified, all within Hamilton and Boone counties. All cases have occurred in unvaccinated individuals or individuals with unknown vaccination status. As of February 17, 2012, no cases have been reported in Indiana University students.Learn more about protecting:
Posted byon February 6, 2012 at 10:45 AM EST