Ransomware attacks against schools are surging, researchers find

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    Ransomware attacks against schools are surging, researchers find
    September 23, 2019
    https://edscoop.com/ransomware-attacks-against-schools-are-surging-researchers-find/
    Armor: Armor Identifies 10 New Ransomware Victims in the Past 9 Days, All of them Educational Institutions
     
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    Report: Schools One of the Biggest Targets for Ransomware
    School districts have seen a stark rise in cyberattacks in just the last several years, according to the newly released report
    October 10, 2019

    https://www.govtech.com/security/Report-Schools-One-of-the-Biggest-Targets-for-Ransomware.html
    Absolute: Endpoint Security Trends Report: K-12 Edition — Cybersecurity and Education: The State of the Digital District in 2020
     
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    11 New US School Districts Compromised by Ransomware; 72 in 2019
    December 17, 2019
    https://www.securitymagazine.com/ar...istricts-compromised-by-ransomware-72-in-2019
    Armor: 11 New US School Districts Compromised by Ransomware, a Total of 72 Educational Institutions in 2019, Reports Armor
     
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    Cyberattacks Force Schools to Bolster Online Security
    March 17, 2020
    https://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/...force-schools-to-bolster-online-security.html
     
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    Pandemic Could Make Schools Bigger Targets of Ransomware Attacks
    April 13, 2020
    https://www.darkreading.com/attacks...-targets-of-ransomware-attacks/d/d-id/1337549
     
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    FBI warns K12 schools of ransomware attacks via RDP
    June 25, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/fbi-warns-k12-schools-of-ransomware-attacks-via-rdp/
     
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    A Third of UK Unis Hit By Ransomware in Last 10 Years
    August 12, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/third-uk-universities-ransomware/
     
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    Back to school ransomware attacks
    September 11, 2020
    https://www.securitymagazine.com/articles/93331-back-to-school-ransomware-attacks
     
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    Schools remain 'easy target' for ransomware as Maze targets big K-12 systems
    September 14, 2020
    https://statescoop.com/schools-maze-ransomware-k12-easy-target/
     
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