Our Customized Solutions For Education

Why Cybercriminals Target The Education Sector

Today, educational institutions have become so susceptible to cybersecurity threats much like any organization, large and small. This makes educational institutions scramble to protect their critical data and systems. In other words, ensuring proper data security has become a critical concern for the leadership of our educational system. Unless the leadership of the education sector views cybersecurity as a business enabler, they will most likely face an uphill battle in setting up a defense mechanism to prevent threats from materializing.

As cyber risks remain an existential threat facing organizations of all sizes today, there are numerous noteworthy reasons that explain the importance of cybersecurity in the education sector. For this reason, our team of cybersecurity consultants will provide guidance in helping your institution invest in cybersecurity to protect your critical data and assets, streamline your compliance needs, and secure your IT infrastructure.

“The best investment is in the tools of one’s own trade.”

~Benjamin Franklin~

Education Commitment & Involvement

There are many reasons why schools, colleges, and universities are becoming prime targets for cybercriminals. The increase in digitization has changed the way educational institutions run today, which in turn renders them vulnerable to all sorts of attack vectors from social engineering techniques resulting in ransomware and phishing to brute-force, distributed denial of service (DDoS), and similar attacks. It is a generally accepted fact that building the necessary cyber resilience not only relies on innovative technologies but also depends on effective collaboration between people, processes, and technology.

With commitment and involvement, our vCISO solutions will help your institution safeguard critical data while supporting business operations to prevent or minimize risks and ensure optimum security posture. Our team of experts helps organizations fill any gaps. 

How AbriteLogic Solutions Can Help You

Coming in as cybersecurity consultants, our team will institute best practices to help you understand cyber risks unique to the education sector and adopt strategies to keep your student data, course content, grading systems, and academic research portals secure. Schools and Universities trust AbriteLogic for privacy and data protection in compliance with regulations such as FERPA, CIPA, and others. Find out how we can help you focus on securing your institution!

  • Our team of experts works closely with your institution to establish a well-informed strategic cybersecurity vision that meets your goals to be successful.
  • Working with your institution, we will take steps to mitigate cybersecurity threats including having a solid security policy in place, implementing access controls, and creating an incidence response plan.
  • Conducting proactive security awareness training to mitigate user risk by helping users (i.e. students, faculty, and staff) understand the role they play in helping to combat information security breaches.
  • Finally, working with the administrators, we will ensure the protection of the institution’s key assets with a risk-based approach supported by strong security awareness culture.
  • We come in and guide the executives on how to set the tone and directive to drive frameworks, policies, standards, and operational procedures for user privacy and data protection. 

Practical Significance Of Our Solutions

Swift Response

Our seasoned professionals with a wider spectrum of expertise will keep the organization ever ready to handle rising and sophisticated threats while building a strong security culture and staying ahead of the threat actors.

Tailored Solutions

Regardless of your current organization’s culture and security posture, our solutions for the executives come flexible and can be customized to meet your specific challenges, needs, and requirements.

Dedicated To Excellence

We are dedicated to efficiently employing actionable solutions with balanced capabilities around prevention, detection, and response to increasing your cyber resilience.  

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