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Analysis Shows Education Industry Ranked Worst In Cybersecurity

11 - 18 December 2018

Analysis published by SecurityScorecard, an information security company based in the United States, shows that the education industry has been ranked the worst in cybersecurity out of 17 major industries in 2018.
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Analysis published by SecurityScorecard, an information security company based in the United States, shows that the education industry has been ranked the worst in cybersecurity out of 17 major industries in 2018. Though schools collect sensitive information of their students and increasingly digitise this information, SecurityScorecard found that the education industry has yet to adopt numerous essential measures to protect students from cyber vulnerabilities in application security, endpoint security, patching cadence, and network security. 

References:
[1] Education ranked worst at cybersecurity out of 17 major industries
[2] 2018 Education Cybersecurity Report
 
 

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