How Educational Institutions Should Prepare for GDPR Compliance
The education sector has been the unfortunate victim of numerous cyber-attacks in recent years, and this trend doesn’t seem to be changing any time soon. However, with high profile ransomware attacks and data breach incidents taking place in other sectors, such as the healthcare sector, getting more publicity in the press, the education sector often gets ignored. In fact, over 11% of all data breaches in 2016 occurred in the education sector.
In light of this, it’s time we took a look at the way that education institutions look after their data, especially in the wake of the GDPR.