Why School Cybersecurity is Everyone’s Responsibility
While most schools have up-to-date firewalls and antivirus protection, even these safeguards are powerless against an unauthorized user hopping onto a computer that a student simply forgot to log off – or an authorized user who isn’t playing by the rules.
Though IT staff are typically the ones tasked with fixing the bulk of the mess created by a cyber attack, one seemingly innocent mistake by someone using a networked computer can lead to a world of hurt for many. Meaning, the responsibility for keeping networks secure is shared by all users: staff, teachers, and students alike. Download this PDF and learn more: