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Virtual Schools: A Rich Target For Data Thieves

In the past five years, the marketplace of online K-12 schooling has increased dramatically and is expected to grow 15.4% by 2024. Forty-eight states and the District of Columbia have already implemented some type of online school platform. Virtual schooling has changed many aspects of the education model, in obvious ways like location and timing of classes, as well as in the amount of information that is transmitted and stored online. This makes virtual schools extremely rich targets for criminals, a point that can be used to support user cyber… Read more Virtual Schools: A Rich Target For Data Thieves