Due to the massive use of ICT in school the need for new responsibilities and new professionals has become evident.
School principals, now becoming Education Managers have more responsibilities and cannot ignore policies and rules concerning Internet connected LAN.
The problem of computer safety in school is not as bad as in corporations, but it cannot be underestimated; identification hardware tools like smartcards or firewalls are increasingly being used, also in school.
Rulers cannot ignore problems and solutions related to security or identification of computer system users. This topic involves many different issues.
A general overview of related issues:
A distinct issue is “Safe Surfing” and minors protection on Internet.
We begin here with some introductory notes on the issues listed above.
Security in Local area networks