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How SolarWinds Can Help With Your Distance Learning Goals

Two of the most important aspects of remote learning are connectivity and speed. If the connection is slow or lost, teachers can’t teach, and students can’t learn.


Gamechanger: In the Wake of Ransomware

Cyber attacks on K-12 will never go away. Rather than hoping clean-up will be easy, your best response is to never allow your district to become a victim in the first place. Learn more in this THE Journal Gamechanger, including:


The Measure of K-12 Cybersecurity for a Digital Learning Era

Every school and district recognizes that cybersecurity is of concern. But, some are further along than others in gaining administrative and board support for investing in the measures needed to enhance the existing security profile.


Transforming Your K-12 Cybersecurity for a Digital Learning Era

As the results of a recent THE Journal survey show, a solid cybersecurity stance starts where it always has: by setting the right priorities.


2021 Cybersecurity Threat Trends: Phishing, Crypto Top the List

In 2020, cyber criminals launched four types of endpoint threats responsible for 10X more than all others: Cryptomining, phishing, trojans, and ransomware. Criminals also launched highly coordinated, multi-stage attacks, using proven, tested malware vehicles to deliver ransomware and steal data. In our latest report, Cybersecurity threat trends: phishing, crypto top the list, we used Cisco Umbrella to capture billions of queries, identifying the top cyber threats in 2020, and how to stop them in the future.


Ransomware Defense for Dummies Checklist, 2nd Edition

The rise of ransomware over the past few years is an ever-growing problem and there are no signs of this extremely lucrative criminal enterprise going away. Are you concerned about keeping your school or district up and running in the face of an attack?


Student Cybersecurity 101

Find out why security built into the foundation of the internet is better at providing visibility into internet activity across all students and staff and all devices, on and off-campus.


The Top Six Network Security Pitfalls

Trying to get ahead by staying behind a firewall won’t work in 2021. A number of obstacles stand between you and a safe network. Your security solution shouldn't be one of them. Avoid these six common network security pitfalls that put your users, their devices, and your data at risk.