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Nightmare on Johnson Street

In this podcast, hear from Kacey Sensenich, Chief Technology Officer of Rockingham County Schools, about the district’s experience with a cyber incident: how it happened, how the malware was discovered and then removed, and what the district is doing now for added protection.

Schools Prove Soft Targets for Hackers

Like big businesses, schools gather a lot of data. Unlike big businesses, they don’t have many IT and security resources to protect that information. Schools collect names and birth dates, social security numbers, discipline records and health records. With this data, thieves can create fake online identities, or sell the students’ information and identities.