Security Awareness Blog

Lock Down Your Login - A National Campaign to Learn From

Yesterday the White House and the National Cyber Security Alliance announced a national campaign promotingstrong authentication, called Lock Down Your Login. I was fortunate enough to be part of theplanning committee that helped design this campaignand wanted to share why I feel this is a big deal. Focus: The key to changing behaviors is you … Continue reading Lock Down Your Login - A National Campaign to Learn From


Solving the Communications Problem - At the European #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note:Magnus Solbergis the security lead forStorebrand Group in Norway. Heis one of the speakers for the upcoming European Security Awareness Summit in London 11 Nov. Below hediscusses histalk on how security teams can effectively communicate. In my past years as a security consultant, I've always strived to improve how the people responsible for IT/cyber/information … Continue reading Solving the Communications Problem - At the European #SecAwareSummit


Population Immunity - At the European #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note:David Rimmeris the European security lead for Equifax. David will be talking about the importance of role modelling, Data Guardians and his love of security analogies in his lightning talk - "lessons I learned from my dog" - at the SANS European Security Awareness Summit.Below he discusses the aims of his security programme, on … Continue reading Population Immunity - At the European #SecAwareSummit


Week00 - Preparing for #NCSAM

Editor's Note: National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is coming up and we are enablingorganizations to make this most of October. Every Monday, for the next six weeks, we will be posting a new blog on how to make the most of NCSAM and the NCSAM Planning Kit. The planning kit is everything you need … Continue reading Week00 - Preparing for #NCSAM


Combating CEO Fraud - At the European #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note:Chris Boydis a lead Malware Researcher for Malwarebytes. Heis one of the speakers for the upcoming European Security Awareness Summit in London 11 Nov. Below hediscusses histalk on CEO Fraud. There's a lot you can do in 10 minutes. Listen to 3 pop songs. Read a 2,000 word short story. Buy something cool online. … Continue reading Combating CEO Fraud - At the European #SecAwareSummit