The WSJ’s Tawnell Hobbs has been writing about the issue of K-12 ransomware. This podcast focuses on the harrowing experience of a Texas school district featured in one of her recent stories.
Listen in as the CYBR podcast speaks with Eric Lankford and Doug Levin about the launch of a new cyber threat intelligence and best practices community for schools, K12 SIX.
An important new report on the prevalence and impact of K-12 student data breaches, based on K-12 Cyber Incident Map data.
Listen in as WBAI’s ‘Talk Out of School’ radio show turns its attention to school cybersecurity and privacy issues in NY and beyond.
School districts may not have to disclose cybersecurity incidents to families or employees. Yet, opting for secrecy comes with even bigger problems.
The K-12 Cybersecurity Self-Assessment is free 20-minute, 50-question assessment intended to help IT leaders to identify and prioritize school district cybersecurity controls.
COVID-19 has demonstrated the importance of continuity in education. But with increasing reliance on remote learning due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, school districts are even more vulnerable to cyberattack.
What could the federal government do to stoke demand for cybersecurity awareness programs in schools?
According to news reports from Politico and ZDNet, the FBI has issued a warning about ransomware attacks targeting school districts.
The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has released new guidance for school audiences on the subject of how to securely implement online videoconferencing.