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Data Protection & CIS International Accreditation Standards

Data Protection & CIS International Accreditation Standards

KEY CHANGES WILL BE IMPLEMENTED THIS YEAR WITHIN CIS’ REVISED INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION PROTOCOL Over the past year there have been significant developments to international data protection law. Many of our schools have been confused as to what ...
User Awareness - How to Help Your Users Protect Themselves & The School Network!

User Awareness - How to Help Your Users Protect Themselves & The School Network!

In this blog, the third in the series, we explore how schools can implement technical and organisational measures in order to further protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your information and information systems. With each ...
Cyber Security Research in Schools

Cyber Security Research in Schools

Due to the success of 9ine’s data protection research at the start of the year and the cyber findings uncovered during the analysis, we are currently conducting further global research specifically into the state of cyber security within schools. ...
Network Security: How to Reduce Unauthorised Access & Protect Your Data!

Network Security: How to Reduce Unauthorised Access & Protect Your Data!

The following is the second in a series of blogs where 9ine explore how schools can implement technical and organisational changes in order to further protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your information and information ...
Risk management - how to effectively manage cyber security risks in your school

Risk management - how to effectively manage cyber security risks in your school

The following is the first in a series of blogs where 9ine explore how schools can implement technical and organisational changes in order to further protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your information and information ...
Action Required: BREXIT & the transfer of data to/from UK in the event of no-deal

Action Required: BREXIT & the transfer of data to/from UK in the event of no-deal

Schools need to be prepared and ready for a no-deal Brexit The EDPB has just published adopted (12th February 2019) guidance on the requirements on organisations processing personal and sensitive data to and from the UK.
Global Research: The state of Data Protection in Schools

Global Research: The state of Data Protection in Schools

Research Headlines
How to Assess Your School’s Vulnerability to Cyber Attacks

How to Assess Your School’s Vulnerability to Cyber Attacks

How is A Vulnerability Assessment achieved? In our last blog, “How to secure is your school from Cyber attacks?” we outlined that schools need to move from defensive to offensive measures against cyber attacks, and the first step listed was to ...
Breach Management in Schools - Keep calm and follow procedure

Breach Management in Schools - Keep calm and follow procedure

Do you know who holds your personal information? How reassured do you feel that your information is being managed in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) principles underpinning your national data protection laws? Are you ...
How secure is your school from Cyber attacks?

How secure is your school from Cyber attacks?

In the headlines... Since the beginning of 2018 and through to the lead up of the updated data protection regulations [GDPR] in May 2018, one of the subjects dominating the news is the number of companies losing data, more often than not through ...

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