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How to protect school networks from ransomware attacks

How to protect school networks from ransomware attacks

The worldwide ransomware attack that hit business, hospital, and school networks on May 12, 2017 served as a stark reminder of the need for school IT leaders to protect their networks against such attacks.

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Protecting education networks from DDoS attacks

Protecting education networks from DDoS attacks

Education networks are becoming increasingly popular targets for Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks.

For this reason, technology leaders in K-12 and higher education should consider...

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The ABCs of understanding cyber attacks against schools

The ABCs of understanding cyber attacks against schools

Educational institutions have become the second most common target for network attacks, according to Trend Micro—and it’s easy to understand why: Schools serve a young, diverse, population who are...

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Guarding a network against DDoS attacks

Guarding a network against DDoS attacks

Having reliable internet access is mission critical for Kentucky’s Pike County Schools, as it is for most school systems nationwide. This district of about 8,500 students depends on...

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AT&T cybersecurity insights, Vol. 5: The CEO’s guide to data security

AT&T cybersecurity insights, Vol. 5: The CEO’s guide to data security

Face it: Cybercriminals value innovation just as much as you. These outside threats are constantly looking for new ways to tunnel into your network or disrupt...

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How to implement a school firewall that’s Category 1 E-rate eligible

How to implement a school firewall that’s Category 1 E-rate eligible

Learn how you could get help from the E-rate to pay for your firewall. To help keep school networks highly secure, a robust firewall is the first line of defense...

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