Unconventional Security Awareness Advice

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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and you are undoubtedly being bombarded with some fantastic advice on how to stay cyber safe. Security Awareness Training Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Security Awareness and Behavioral Change: What's Realistic?

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Adam Wedgbury of Airbus on Effective Ways Humans Can Boost Cybersecurity Posture Raising user awareness is too often incorrectly considered to be a panacea for faulty information security programs. "It

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What is Cyber Security Awareness and Why is it Important?

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For all the talk of criminal hacking, ransomware infections and the technologies to prevent them, the key to protecting your organisation is cyber security awareness training. The importance of cyber security staff awareness. Cyber security awareness best practices.

Security Awareness Urged to Grow Beyond Compliance

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Increasingly vendors are looking for ways to take security awareness beyond checkbox compliance courses to more context-dependent interactions — a "shift left" to the average worker

Reported USB Scam Shows the Importance of Security Awareness Training

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Security Awareness TrainingJust when you thought scammers couldn't get more tricky in their attacks, this example will prove you wrong.

Reinventing Security Awareness Training

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Want to improve how your organization delivers and absorbs security awareness training? Then it comes down to reinventing your approach, including gamification, says Barracuda's Michael Flouton

Can Security Awareness Lead to Peace on Earth?

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The post Can Security Awareness Lead to Peace on Earth? appeared first on MediaPRO.

[Live Demo] Ridiculously Easy Security Awareness Training and Phishing

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Old-school awareness training does not hack it anymore. Phishing Security Awareness Training KnowBe4Your email filters have an average 7-10% failure rate; you need a strong human firewall as your last line of defense.

NSA Security Awareness Posters

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From a FOIA request, over a hundred old NSA security awareness posters. These sorts of security awareness posters were everywhere, but there was one I especially liked -- and I asked for a copy. Here are the BBC's favorites. Here are Motherboard's favorites.

What Are You Doing for Cyber Security Awareness Month?

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This October is Cyber Security Awareness Month, an event designed to educate people about information security and the steps they can take to stay safe online. There are events being held throughout October as part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

KnowBe4 Named a Leader in the Fall 2022 G2 Grid Report for Security Awareness Training

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We are thrilled to announce that KnowBe4 has been named a leader in the latest G2 Grid Report that compares Security Awareness Training (SAT) vendors based on user reviews, customer satisfaction, popularity and market presence. Security Awareness Training KnowBe4

Time Constraints Hamper Security Awareness Programs

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Even as more attacks target humans, lack of dedicated staff, relevant skills, and time are making it harder to develop a security-aware and engaged workforce, SANS says

KnowBe4 Named a Leader in the Summer 2022 G2 Grid Report for Security Awareness Training

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We are thrilled to announce that KnowBe4 has been named a leader in the latest G2 Grid Report that compares Security Awareness Training (SAT) vendors based on user reviews, customer satisfaction, popularity and market presence. Security Awareness Training KnowBe4

Iron Man Started His Journey From Scratch & Your Security Awareness Program Can Too

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Build your company's security awareness program a suit of high-tech cybersecurity armor along with a collaborative atmosphere

KnowBe4 Named a Leader in The Forrester Wave for Security Awareness and Training Solutions

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We’re thrilled to announce that KnowBe4 has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave TM : Security Awareness and Training Solutions, Q1 2022 report based on our current offering, strategy and market presence. Social Engineering Phishing Security Awareness Training

KnowBe4 Named a Leader in the Spring 2022 G2 Grid Report for Security Awareness Training

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We are thrilled to announce that KnowBe4 has been named a leader in the latest G2 Grid Report that compares Security Awareness Training (SAT) vendors based on user reviews, customer satisfaction, popularity and market presence. Security Awareness Training KnowBe4

10 Security Awareness Training Mistakes to Avoid

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Give your cybersecurity culture a boost by adding these to the "don't" column of your cybersecurity awareness training do's and don'ts list

Time to Change Our Flawed Approach to Security Awareness

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Defend against phishing attacks with more than user training. Measure users' suspicion levels along with cognitive and behavioral factors, then build a risk index and use the information to better protect those who are most vulnerable

It's More Than Phishing; How to Supercharge Your Security Awareness Training

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If only security awareness training was that simple in Europe. Phishing Security Awareness TrainingTell people not to click a link, pat each other on the back, and ride off into the sunset.

9 New Tactics to Spread Security Awareness

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Employees are often your first line of security defense when the bad guys come calling -- providing your workers are properly trained. Security leaders share how they're raising awareness

Veristor Partners with SANS Security Awareness to Deliver Employee Security Awareness Training

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Companies collaborate to strengthen organizations' first line of security defense – end users

Why Security Awareness Training Should Begin in the C-Suite

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They can also set an example of what good security hygiene looks like It's not just the rights and privileges that CXOs have on the network.

SANS Launches Security Awareness Certification

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The SANS Security Awareness Professional (SSAP) will be available this summer to professionals focused on measuring and mitigating human risk

7 Essentials for More Security-Aware Design Automation

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Electronic design automation solutions, software programs that help designers develop electronic systems and semiconductor chips, can be used in service of security assurance

Cyber Security Awareness Month: Time to Act and Protect Trust

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Cyber Security Awareness Month: Time to Act and Protect Trust. We’re approaching the end of Cyber Security Awareness Month , an annual event dedicated to increasing awareness of cybersecurity topics globally. Keep your information secure. Data Security.

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Employees Would Simply Rather Not with Boring Security Awareness Training, New Research Finds

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The post Employees Would Simply Rather Not with Boring Security Awareness Training, New Research Finds appeared first on MediaPRO.

Live Webinar: Expert Insights into the 2020 State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report

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The post Live Webinar: Expert Insights into the 2020 State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report appeared first on MediaPRO.

Winners Announced for 2021 Infosec Inspire Security Awareness Awards

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Institute of International Education and Inflection Point Systems recognized for their advanced security awareness and training programs

Live Webinar: What Do Shirtless Men Have To Do with Security Awareness ? Part 2

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Survey Data Reveals Gap in Americans' Security Awareness

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Survey data reveals many people have never heard of major cyberattacks, including the attack targeting Colonial Pipeline

Live Webinar: What Do Shirtless Men Have To Do with Security Awareness?

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Security Awareness Training Must Evolve to Align With Growing E-Commerce Security Threats

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Users must continually be made aware of new threats, including attacks targeting shipping, the supply chain, email, and hybrid workers

One-Third of Users Without Security Awareness Training Click on Phishing URLs

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New data from security training provider shows half of untrained users in consulting, energy, and healthcare industries fall for phishing attacks

Smart Building Security Awareness Grows

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In 2020, expect to hear more about smart building security

8 Tips for Building a Security-Aware Culture

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My colleagues at MediaPRO and I have historically had loads to say about the importance of security awareness, and there’s always more to say on that subject. More and more I’m hearing talk of “culture change” and of “creating security cultures”—conversations that go well beyond mere awareness. Building a culture of security at an organization, the thinking goes, is the best way to change risky behavior. Emphasize the Value in the Awareness Spend.

Educating Educators: Microsoft's Tips for Security Awareness Training

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Microsoft's director of security education and awareness shares his approach to helping train employees in defensive practices

Hornetsecurity Launches Next-Generation Security Awareness Training to Help Organizations Strengthen Their Human Firewall

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Best-in-class awareness training comes after a marked increase in cybersecurity risks and attacks in 2022

New House Bill Aims to Drive Americans' Security Awareness

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The legislation requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to establish a cybersecurity literacy campaign

Webinar: Learn the Ins and Outs of a Security-Aware Culture from a Forrester Expert

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Developing and maintaining a security-aware culture in an organization has become vital in the defense against modern cyberthreats. PST for the live webinar Harden the Human Firewall by Building Awareness, Behavior, and Culture , co-lead by Forrester analyst Jinan Budge and MediaPRO Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast. Learn how to instill a culture of security through an engaging, meaningful, and even entertaining security awareness program.

CyberheistNews Vol 12 #31 [Heads Up] Crafty Microsoft USB Scam Shows the Importance of Security Awareness Training

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