Social Media Threat Guidance for School Staff and Authorities (CISA) [December 2023]

Technology has revolutionized the American school system, making education more accessible than ever before. However, the advancements and accessibility of various social media platforms continue to reveal new vulnerabilities and security gaps within the school threat landscape.

In the United States, social media-based threats to school districts continue to rise; in 2022, school districts reported closing more frequently due to social media threats than for COVID-19 outbreaks.

To support school safety stakeholders, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) created this infographic to provide actionable considerations for reporting and responding to social media threats directed at school districts.

Resource: Download Infographic here.