Preventing Ransomware Attacks in Education – The Virtue Cybersecurity Roadshow


Virtue, in partnership with Sophos, are running Cyber Education Roadshows for West Cheshire Network & Business Managers. You will find industry experts and thought leaders to gather and share insights, strategies, and best practices. This is a series of meetings to enhance your knowledge and fortify your organisation’s defences against cyber threats.

We have a program of 2 remaining sessions in place that will cover the following sessions:

• Session 3: Security Road Mapping and MDR
• Session 4: Security Best Practice and Next Steps

This is a unique opportunity to explore the latest trends, network with fellow professionals, and engage in discussions about safeguarding your school.


Session 3: Thursday 14th December 2023
Session 4: Thursday 18th January 2023


8am until 1.30pm
Each sessions will include free breakfast and free lunch for all delegates.


MacDonald Portal Hotel Golf & Spa, Cobblers Cross Ln, Tarporley, CW6 0DJ


Thursday 14th December: Security Road Mapping & MDR – Sophos

  • Virtue: Cloud security & IT strategy road mapping
  • Sophos: How we’re here to help, case study examples
  • Case studies: Bishop Heber – How ransomware affected teaching & learning
  • Roundtables discussions

Thursday 18th January: Security Best Practice & Next Steps

  • High-level recap: ransomware, security best practises
  • Culture of security
  • Education and social engineering
  • User training
  • Virtue presentation: Virtue Security Review and Estate Discovery
  • Roundtable discussion

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