Security Awareness Blog: Author - lspitzner

What's Your Tech-to-Human Security Ratio?

Ever wonder why somesecurity awareness programs successfullychange and secure human behavior while others fail? One of the most common reasons forfailure isminimal investment. Many organizations are heavily investing in their cyber security programs. The problem is they are stuck in the 1990s focusing only onbits-n-bytes. While technology is where every organization should start, we have … Continue reading What's Your Tech-to-Human Security Ratio?


International Security Awareness Programmes - At the EU #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Angela Baudachis a security awareness consultant for DXC Technology. She is one of the speakers for the upcomingSecurity Awareness Summit 6/7 December in London. Below she gives an overview on her upcoming talk on International Awareness Programmes. Have you ever spoken to another person at cross purposes? Especially to a foreigner? Did you … Continue reading International Security Awareness Programmes - At the EU #SecAwareSummit


How to Gain Leadership Support for Your Awareness Program

I'm finding myself more and more often speaking to senior leaders about human risk. Leaders not only want to better understand how to manage human risk, but why we are facing this growing problem. Attached is a graph I love to use when starting this discussion (feel free to steal and use if it can … Continue reading How to Gain Leadership Support for Your Awareness Program


Infosecurity Conference - Hacking Humans: Dissecting a Social Engineering Attack

Folks, friendly reminder I'll be presenting Wednesday, 4 October at the Infosecurity North American Keynote event on Hacking Humans: Dissecting a Social Engineering Attack. I'll demonstrate how targeted social engineering attacks work by walking you through a real, targeted attack and what we learned by interacting with with the hacker. As I learned from … Continue reading Infosecurity Conference - Hacking Humans: Dissecting a Social Engineering Attack


Equifax Webcast Follow-up - Your Questions Answered

On Wed, 13 September 2017 we hosted a webcast on the Equifax hack, which you can now find in the webcast archives. One of the things that surprised us was the amount of questions asked, well over 100 hundred questions, a new record I believe for a SANS webcast! Event though we spent over … Continue reading Equifax Webcast Follow-up - Your Questions Answered