Cybersecurity? Riemer promised in 2010 to make MoCo a "cybersecurity hub" on the east coast. Four years later, it was exposed that the county government was running on Windows 2000, perhaps the most insecure platform in the world. Six years later, a State audit revealed critical cybersecurity weaknesses in Montgomery County Public Schools' computer network. These flaws put private student information a few clicks away for hackers, and gave access to the entire MCPS network, including log-in passwords for personnel. Yikes.Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row: Barwood files for bankruptcy after MoCo Council ch...: "If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. If it stops moving, subsidize it." - Ronald Reagan SPECIAL REPORT: A...
Friday, December 23, 2016
"State audit revealed critical cybersecurity weaknesses in Montgomery County Public Schools' computer network"
Posted by Janis Sartucci at 12:30 PM