• A girl child uses a mobile phone next to drawing implements, including colored pencils and paper.

    Kids Safe Online Poster Contest Entries Now Open

    The deadline for submissions from K-12 students is December 16, 2022.

Technology

2022 Use of Biometric Identifying Technology in Education Study

This survey seeks to gather information from stakeholders regarding the use of biometric technology in a school or educational setting.
security

Governor Hochul Announces Program to Enhance Cyber Defenses

Governor Hochul announced $30 million shared services program to assist NYS counties with cybersecurity, including ransomware protection.
security

Governor Hochul Announces JSOC

Joint Security Operations Center Will Serve as the First-of-its-Kind Hub for Cyber Coordination Across Federal, State, Local Partners

Highlights

September 2, 2022
Annual Poster Contest Helps Teach Kids About Cyber Safety; ITS Now Accepting Poster Submissions from Students Across State
July 21, 2022
Counties Now Eligible to Participate in New Shared Services Program Including Endpoint Detection and Response Services to Protect Against Malicious Cyber Activity including Ransomware Attacks;... Read More
June 27, 2022
Governor Kathy Hochul announced the appointment of Colin Ahern as the state's first ever Chief Cyber Officer. NYS ITS will work with him and others to enhance the cybersecurity of NYS and... Read More