Education institutions are a huge repository of valuable information. This alone makes it attractive for targeted cybercrimes in this sector.
Universities, colleges and schools – all institutions deal with budgetary constraints, administrative challenges and red tape. IT leaders in the education sector, operates on a shoestring budget to address both operational IT and educational technology requirements. Cybersecurity needs in most cases lose their priority to operational needs.
Limited IT resources, IT budgets, and remote learning and working requirements present the threat actors with opportunities to exploit and launch malware and ransomware attacks. Education institutions experiences the highest level of cyber attacks compared to any other sector based on recent historic data.
Why Cybernetic Team?
Cybernetic Team understands both the security challenges and operational demands of the education sector. We have an array of security services and solutions, including a highly skilled resource pool to help address your technology, information and security risks. We are flexible and have several service engagement models to suit your individual needs.