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CISA Step 1-Deploying Multi-factor Authentication (MFA)

As we mentioned in our last bulletin, in January 2023 CISA published a report “Partnering to SafeGuard K-12 Organizations from Cybersecurity Threats”. In that report, CISA suggested that schools start their Cybersecurity journey by implementing six of the Highest-priority security measures.

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Important Information from the Jan 2023 Release of CISA K-12 Cybersecurity Toolkit

We have been talking a lot in these bulletins about the increase in Cybersecurity incidents and what can be done to mitigate that risk. Congress also recognized this heightened risk environment and enacted the K–12 Cybersecurity Act of 2021 (“The Act”), which required the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to report on cybersecurity risks […]

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Tech Tidbit – Ransomware Presentation Tidbits

I watch a lot of Cybersecurity presentations. Ransomware is on everyone’s lips as a major concern. Here are two interesting tidbits of information. Many Law Enforcement Agencies and CyberSecurity Analysts are now recommending that if you don’t pay the ransom, you keep your encrypted data and backups anyway.

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Tech Tidbit – Ban Tik Tok From Your Networks Immediately!

Perhaps you’ve heard the story of the young girl walking along the seashore, who noticed hundreds of starfish that had washed up along the beach with the incoming tide. Knowing they would soon dry out in the hot sun and die, she quickly started picking them up and throwing them back into the sea.

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