Using a Windows 7 laptop? Please Read
Over the summer Schools ICT was alerted to a serious incident which led to a “Notification of a personal data breach ” reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office.
A laptop was stolen from a teacher’s home during a break-in.
Over the weekend, many schools have been subject to a widespread phishing attempt. Many schools have forwarded on the email to our helpdesk staff to ask for assistance.
The introduction of GDPR has highlighted the need to ensure any personal data you hold is secure.
There are a number of ways you can keep the data you hold secure but accessible from outside the school including Office 365, Windows 10 with BitLocker, and encrypted memory sticks.