Mar 14 2018
CoSN 2018: Cybersecurity Threats Prompt Districts to Increase User Education
IT experts use a variety of strategies to increase user awareness of recommended security practices.
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Rod Houpe, CIO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District
Steve Langford, CIO, Beaverton School District
Joseph Sutorius, CIO, East Irondequoit Central School District
Pete Just, CTO, Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township
- User training may be overlooked in some cybersecurity programs, but is a critical element for school districts to address.
- Multiple methods of user education can be implemented, including articles, website posts, newsletters and onsite training.
- Training users to be vigilant about phishing attempts is particularly valuable.
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