Schools have taken a big hit due to cyberattacks. In some cases, incidents involving educational institutions have resulted in truly terrible consequences.
Just a few of the recent examples are data breaches where a child’s data was used to apply for an auto loan and complete shutdowns of online education during the Covid-19 Pandemic. The list continues to grow, especially with the rise of cyberattacks like ransomware.
And schools clearly need help with mitigating cyber risk.