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Districts wary of cyberattacks

On Board Online • October 15, 2018

By Michael Goot
Special Correspondent

During the last school year, employees in the Averill Park Central School District received an email requesting they update some personal information by following a link and logging into their district account. It came from the district's human resources department.

However, the district does not have a department by that name.

The email was a security test by the Center for Internet Security provided through the Questar III BOCES, according to district network engineer Lynn Burdick.

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