You Need Aggressive Cyber Training, Not "So, So" Training

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Social Engineering Security Awareness Training KnowBe4According to nearly every study conducted over the last decade, social engineering is involved in the vast majority of cyber attacks. The figures range from about 30% to 90% of all hacking and malware attacks.

Why User Awareness Training Misses the Mark

Data Breach Today

Oz Alashe, CEO of CybSafe, Discusses New Approaches to Changing User Behavior A great deal of awareness training has been offered to users - including phishing simulations - but none of it seems to have led to a significant change in their poor security behaviors and decision-making skills, says Oz Alashe, CEO of CybSafe.

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Huntress Buys Security Training Provider Curricula for $22M

Data Breach Today

Huntress evaluated seven companies with security training tools and chose Curricula for its ease of use, manageability for smaller customers and enjoyable online learning experience

Reported USB Scam Shows the Importance of Security Awareness Training

KnowBe4

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

Educating and Training Future Cybersecurity Pros

Data Breach Today

Rob Clyde of ISACA discusses his ideas for how to raise up the next generation of "cyberwarriors" to serve on the front lines of active defense against cyberthreats

Iranian Hackers Accidentally Exposed Training Videos

Data Breach Today

IBM: Videos Detail Attacks on US Navy and State Department Personnel An Iranian-backed hacking group appears to have accidentally left over 40 GB of training videos and other material exposed online, according to researchers with IBM who found the unprotected server.

[MSP News] Manage Your Multiple KnowBe4 Accounts Faster with Managed Training and Phishing Rolled Into One

KnowBe4

You wanted the ability to manage both phishing and training campaigns across multiple KnowBe4 accounts, and we listened! Phishing Security Awareness Training KnowBe4

Security Training: Moving on from Nick Burns Through Better Communication

eSecurity Planet

A recent experience highlighted that security awareness training and most alerts to users about unsafe practices may be making the error of being too general. Security awareness training should incorporate tailored alerts and customized training or education to help users become more aware.

[Live Demo] Ridiculously Easy Security Awareness Training and Phishing

KnowBe4

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.

Reinventing Security Awareness Training

Data Breach Today

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

Wiper Malware Used in Attack Against Iran's Train System

Data Breach Today

Operational Security Mistakes Left Clues About Developer's Skills, But Not Identity Nearly three weeks ago, Iran's state railway company was hit a cyberattack that was disruptive and - somewhat unusually - also playful.

Records Management Instruction Support: Building Blocks for Your Training Development

National Archives Records Express

This post comes from our Records Management Training Team. Our Records Management Training Program has published all of our current training materials on the NARA website in the Records Management Training Catalog (RMTC). General records management training

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

KnowBe4

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

How to effectively deliver virtual training

OpenText Information Management

COVID-19 has significantly altered how we deliver and consume training. Services Training Professional Services Learning Services virtual learning virtual training

Training Discount

Adam Shostack

If you add this feed there’s a training discount on my next open training course, kicking off October 11. Hey you! Out there beyond the wall, breaking bottles in the hall, you haven’t removed this feed from your RSS reader! threat modeling

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Striving for 100% Completion Rates: Getting Compliance on Your Compliance Training

KnowBe4

You might think 100% completion rates on any employee training sounds too good to be true. But, getting compliance on your compliance training is possible! KnowBe4 Compliance

10 Security Awareness Training Mistakes to Avoid

Dark Reading

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

Accessible Cybersecurity Awareness Training Reduces Your Risk of Cyberattack

Dark Reading

Close that door by providing accessible training If you're not teaching all of your employees proper security hygiene, you are leaving the door open to risk.

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

KnowBe4

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

Amazon releases free cybersecurity awareness training via About Amazon

IG Guru

The post Amazon releases free cybersecurity awareness training via About Amazon appeared first on IG GURU. Amazon Breach Business IG News Information Governance information security Privacy Risk News Security ARMA information privacy TrainingCheck out the link here.

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

KnowBe4

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

[New Training] Give Your Employees the Know-How to Have the Tough Conversations with New Compliance Plus Training

KnowBe4

We’re thrilled to announce a brand new microlearning, TV-like production quality series of compliance content now available in the Compliance Plus library. Compliance

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

KnowBe4

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.

GUEST ESSAY: A call to blur the lines between cybersecurity training, up-skilling and higher ed

The Last Watchdog

Individuals and organizations can now fill these skill gaps through online, self-paced training and short-term programs that give people the technical skills, hands-on experience and certifications they need to successfully serve in cyber roles. Similar to how we must reevaluate how we’re training and giving the people the skills to fill cybersecurity roles, we must also reevaluate how we hire and retain them.

Why Anti-Phishing Training Isn't Enough

Dark Reading

Not only is relying on employees' awareness insufficient to prevent sophisticated social engineering attacks, some training methods can create other problems

Free Threat Modeling Training

Adam Shostack

The current situation is scary and anxiety-provoking, and I can’t do much to fix that. One thing I can do is give people a chance to learn, and so I’m making my Linkedin Learning classes free this week. (I’m

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Compliance Training? What Compliance Training?

Dark Reading

Employees can run. but they can't hide. Or can they

What Are the Requirements for CCPA Training? via TeachPrivacy

IG Guru

Check out this great overview about CCPA training from Professor Solove. The post What Are the Requirements for CCPA Training? Business CCPA Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Privacy Security Daniel Solove TeachPrivacy Training

Training to Beat a Bad Cybersecurity Culture

Dark Reading

Creating a company culture for security may need to start by tearing down an anti-security culture

US Cyber Command and Australian IWD to develop shared cyber training range

Security Affairs

US Cyber Command and the Information Warfare Division (IWD) of the Australian Defense Force to develop a virtual cyber training platform. & Australia means we can both evolve our virtual cyber training range. Persistent Cyber Training Environment allows U.S. &

Cybersecurity Training Agency Breached After Phishing Attack

Adam Levin

The SANS Institute, a company that provides cybersecurity training and certification, announced that a data breach compromised the personally identifiable data of roughly 28,000 records. The post Cybersecurity Training Agency Breached After Phishing Attack appeared first on Adam Levin.

Conti ransomware affiliate leaked gang’s training material and tools

Security Affairs

An affiliate of the Conti RaaS has leaked the training material shared by the group with its network along with the info about one of the operators. “I merge you their ip-address of cobalt servers and type of training materials.

Remote Training for Local Governments!

The Texas Record

Visit our training page for registration instructions each month. For more information about these classes, visit our training page , send an email to rm_trng @ tsl.texas.gov, or contact your analyst. News You Can Use electronic records local governments training

Manipulating Machine-Learning Systems through the Order of the Training Data

Schneier on Security

Yet another adversarial ML attack: Most deep neural networks are trained by stochastic gradient descent. Now “stochastic” is a fancy Greek word for “random”; it means that the training data are fed into the model in random order.

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

Dark Reading

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

On Chinese "Spy Trains"

Schneier on Security

Congress is considering legislation that would prevent the world's largest train maker, the Chinese-owned CRRC Corporation, from competing on new contracts in the United States. News articles talk about " spy trains ," and the possibility that the train cars might surreptitiously monitor their passengers' faces, movements, conversations or phone calls. The trade war with China has reached a new industry: subway cars.

Ways to Develop a Cybersecurity Training Program for Employees

Security Affairs

Now is the moment to train your personnel on security best practices, if you haven’t already. Developing a cybersecurity training program requires knowing where the blind spots are. Customize Your Security Training. Incentivize the Security Training.

Remote Training for State Agencies and Local Governments!

The Texas Record

Visit our training page for registration instructions each month. For more information about these classes, visit our training page , send an email to rm_trng @ tsl.texas.gov, or contact your analyst.

Gamifying Password Training Shows Security Benefits

Dark Reading

When picking passwords, users often fall back on certain insecure patterns, but good habits can be learned using simple games, a group of researchers find

Why Security Awareness Training Should Begin in the C-Suite

Dark Reading

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