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Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, programs, and data from digital attacks that are usually aimed at accessing, changing, or destroying sensitive information; extorting money from users; or interrupting normal business processes. (MRSC, 2021)
Types of cybersecurity threats
- Phishing — sending fraudulent emails that resemble emails from reputable sources. Phishing is currently the biggest threat to districts.
- Ransomware — malicious software designed to extort money by blocking access to files or the computer system until the ransom is paid.
- Malware — malicious software designed to gain unauthorized access or to cause damage to a computer.
- Cybersecurity education
- Update your passwords regularly
- Test for a security breach
- Consider cybersecurity insurance
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