Mitigating Cybersecurity Threats at Educational Institutions
With large amounts of sensitive information about students, faculty, and research programs, educational institutions have become common targets for hackers and cyber criminals. Counteracting the threats can be difficult with tight budgets and complex technological environments. To explore the cybersecurity challenges faced by educational organizations, as well as some of the opportunities to address them, IIA spoke with Rob Harper, Director of the Education Practice at SAS.
Why is cybersecurity so important in education?
It starts with the protection and privacy of the information about students, including medical information and financial