Eric Weakland

Biography

Eric Weakland is a Senior Information Security professional, System Architect, Project Manager and Technologist at American University in Washington DC, with extensive experience in planning strategic initiatives to serve emergent information security needs in the Higher Education market. Proven ability to deliver projects on time and meet or exceed client expectations. He holds a Bachelors degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a Masters of Science in Information Technology Management from American University's Kogod School of Business.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • April 2019: Whaling, SMiShing, and Vishing…Oh My!
    • Blog

    Social engineering attacks such as whaling, SMiShing, and vishing are common ways to steal information and money. The twelve Security Awareness blogs feature ready-made content designed to enhance security awareness.

  • June 2019: Cryptocurrencies—Look Before You Leap!
    • Blog

    Before investing in cryptocurrencies, it’s important to understand the risks involved and how to shield your money from potential losses. The twelve Security Awareness blogs feature ready-made content designed to enhance security awareness.

EDUCAUSE Presentations