Webinar 01: ICT Security Basics

As we go through our day-to-day activities using today’s technology, have you ever questioned how safe your identity is from the online world? The security of information and communications technology (ICT) has continually been a very significant topic. Considering the recent attempts to disrupt banking services, data theft, the defacing of government websites (like the […]

UP ITDC students wins 2017 #beepNation Program award

Students from the University of the Philippines Information Technology Development Center (UP ITDC) topped other teams from the Ateneo de Manila University, De La Salle University, and the Mapua Institute of Technology in the recent 2017 #beepNation Program competition sponsored by AF Payments Incorporated (AFPI).   Awarded on 3 March 2017, the winning entry called […]

ADVISORY: State-sponsored hackers targeting accounts of journalists and professors, Google warns

In recent cybersecurity news, social media reports have surfaced from users alarmed over receiving an alert from Google that reads: “Government-backed attackers may be trying to steal your password.” Google then identified prominent journalists and professors as the targets of the recent attempts. According to a spokesperson from the tech giant, the warning received by some users may have been prompted by hacking attempts detected in the past month. This may have been caused then by a phishing campaign of hackers tied to the Russian government.

DNS/DNSSEC Workshop

This workshop will focus on implementing a secure DNS server. It will discuss the concept of DNSSEC in detail, with hands-on configuration, key generation, signing, validation, and key rollover.   Participants are assumed to have a good understanding of network fundamentals and a basic knowledge of Unix/Linux. Join us if you are a network engineer, […]

UP on iTUNES U

UP on iTUNES U hopes to deliver audio and video content, along with accompanying lecture notes and slides, from the different academic units in the University of the Philippines System to learners all over the world using the iTunes service. Currently, we are still building our library of content, and hopefully we’ll have collections available […]