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Back To School? Back To Cybersecurity Basics

Back To School? Back To Cybersecurity Basics

Every year as Labor Day moves near, students, teachers & faculty alike prepare to return to the daily routine of school sessions around the country. Educational institutions of all sizes continue to use technology and online resources to help provide more learning materials and modernize classroom functions. Now more than ever, students & teachers are more connected to the digitized world, and as such, they must ensure better cyber hygiene and proactively keep their data & information safe. With […]

Schools Are Becoming Targets for Ransomware Attacks By Proven Data Team Uncategorized

Schools Are Becoming Targets for Ransomware Attacks

In late July, Governor John Bel Edwards of Louisiana declared a State of Emergency citing “there has been severe, intentional cybersecurity breaches in Louisiana school systems that may potentially compromise other private and public entities throughout the State”. The announcement followed a series of cyber attacks against three major school districts in the state, generating panic and fear amongst the educational community around the nation. Ransomware attacks further victimized school districts in Connecticut, Alabama, New Mexico, amongst a growing […]

The Future of Cybersecurity Careers and Education

Proven Data is celebrating National Cyber Security Awareness Month during October! As a 2018 NCSAM Champion, we are dedicated to promoting and pursuing the next generation of education in Cybersecurity, encouraging our nation’s youth to explore careers and paths to success! The Cybersecurity Jobs Report 2018-2021 predicts that there will be an estimated 3.5 million unfilled positions by 2021. As more businesses move into the digital economy with their operations, the needs of organizations will continue to grow.
Cybersecurity and […]

Small Business and Cybersecurity

What can small businesses do to improve their Cybersecurity strategy? As a small business owner, you may be asking yourself: How can I prevent cyber threats from attacking my business, and where do I get started?
Cybersecurity has been such a hot topic for businesses of all shapes and sizes during 2018. Cyber threats are continuing to grow and create more complex and frustrating issues across the intersections of business and technology. As a small business owner, you must determine: […]