"Ransomware attacks are on the rise across higher education institutions. In March, an FBI advisory warned that there has been a spike in Protect Your System Amigo ransomware — also known as PYSA — targeting higher education institutions, K–12 schools and seminaries."—Source: EdTech Magazine
WHY THIS MATTERS:
Institutions of higher education remain an enticing target for cybercriminals. As ransomware attacks increase, higher ed stakeholders need a clear picture of the cyberthreat landscape to effectively safeguard campus data.