The education sector is invaluable for the knowledge it provides. But to data thieves, schools, colleges and universities are also invaluable for the confidential information that is stored, on-site and online.
From pupil and employee records, to financial documents, old computers and disused hard drives, schools, colleges and universities are warehouses of sensitive information and data that needs to be protected.
Since the introduction of GDPR, how institutions collect, store and destroy data is only going to come under increased scrutiny.
Any department that creates, collects, handles, stores and disposes of private and confidential information has legal requirements and regulations governing that data. Whether it’s employee documents, financial reports, or information about individual pupils, the laws designed to protect personal privacy come with strict rules and strong fines. We can help you stay compliant.
If you create, collect, or dispose of these types of documents, you and your organisation could be at-risk for an information breach: