The K-12 Cyber Incident Map

Incidents Since 2016


The K-12 Cyber Incident Map is a visualization of cybersecurity-related incidents reported about U.S. K-12 public schools and districts from 2016 to the present.** ‘Cyber’ incidents include:

  • unauthorized disclosures, breaches or hacks resulting in the disclosure of personal data (purple pins);
  • ransomware attacks (yellow pins);
  • phishing attacks resulting in the disclosure of personal data (blue pins);
  • denial-of-service attacks (green pins); and
  • other cyber incidents resulting in school disruptions and unauthorized disclosures (red pins).

Note: The K-12 Cyber Incident Map is interactive. (Learn more about the new features of the Map here.)


**Map last updated: February 11, 2021


Maintained in partnership with K12 SIX as a service to the K-12 community.


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