The physical safety of students is not the only concern for schools and parents anymore; student privacy is now a top concern as more and more data is collected and shared across third party vendors. With hackers constantly looking for vulnerabilities in the network–and parents pressuring schools–it is important that school administrators take the necessary steps to protect students’ personal data.
- Federal laws already in place to protect student privacy
- Increase of BYOD and 1:1 programs in schools is leading to an increase in ransomware and malware attacks
- Best practices to ensure student data is protected