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Why Hackers Are Targeting Schools and How to Prevent It

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In 2020, there was a 20% increase in cyberattacks on schools. Many of these incidents were significant: resulting in school closures, millions of stolen taxpayer dollars, and student data breaches directly linked to identity theft and credit fraud. But why target a school? And what do you need to know to keep your school community protected in 2022?