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Technology Safety Tips and Information

Articles with helpful tips and tricks and information on things to look out for while navigating the digital world.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) The Wayzata Public Schools Technology Department has taken many steps in the past few years...
Tue, Mar 24, 2020 at 9:51 AM
What's Your Backup Plan for your Data?
What's Your Backup Plan? Imagine for a moment that you've been working on an important document for several days. As you continue to work you&...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 8:29 AM
Information Security is Everyone's Responsibility
Information Security is Everyone's Responsibility Adversaries target us because their attacks continue to be effective with stealing data, distrib...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 8:52 AM
Your Mobile Devices Won't Secure Themselves!
Your Mobile Devices Won't Secure Themselves! Mobile devices are everywhere - pockets, purses, nightstands, cars - and so are the security threats ...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 9:02 AM
Cyber Security is Everyone's Responsibility
Cyber Security is Everyone's Responsibility "The internet is a powerful and useful tool, but in the same way that you shouldn't drive wit...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 9:06 AM
Protect Your Data and Devices While Traveling with Tech
Protect Your Data and Devices While Traveling with Tech When traveling, here are a few cyber security travel tips: Due to enhanced security meas...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 8:39 AM
Spring Cleaning - Be Green, Not Blue
Security Awareness Spring Cleaning - Be Green, Not Blue Your district-owned laptops have full disk encryption enabled. You may want to think about imp...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 9:11 AM
Use Strong Passwords/phrases to Lock Down Your Login!
Use Strong Passwords and Passphrases to Lock Down Your Login! The security of our accounts both within and outside of the district network are only as...
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 9:26 AM
Sextortion Email Scam
Sextortion Email Scam - Don't fall victim to this scam Recently, an email scam has surfaced that makes reference to having your password, part of ...
Fri, Feb 28, 2020 at 10:47 AM