In The News: Hackers Target Nation’s Schools

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Hobbs, Tawnell D. “Hackers Target Nation’s Schools.” Wall Street Journal. 23 October 2017.

Cyber experts say schools need to be proactive in the rush to go digital, such as having antivirus software up-to-date, backup files, and providing computer security training. “We’re rushing to connect everything while we know that even for the most sophisticated technology companies in the world that they’re vulnerable, and schools don’t have a chance in that context,” said Douglas A. Levin, president of EdTech Strategies LLC, a Virginia-based research and consulting company focused on education and technology. “It’s really a nightmare.”

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