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Identity Theft - How to Protect Yourself: List of Resources

As you might have heard by now, Equifax was hacked and it's up to you to take steps to protect yourself against identity theft. However, we're here to help! We've collated some information from SANS Security Awareness here to help you get answers quickly. The Economist recently wrote an article on identity theft, utilizing SANS … Continue reading Identity Theft - How to Protect Yourself: List of Resources


Leverage SANS Expertise: Enhanced Phishing Training Available

We're thrilled to release the enhanced SANS Phishing Training solution. Robust phishing training is one of many must-haves for security awareness training effectiveness. SANS Phishing Training is a simple and cost effective solution enabling you to effortlessly reach everyone in your organization. SANS world class instructors and experts designed SANS Phishing Training to deliver … Continue reading Leverage SANS Expertise: Enhanced Phishing Training Available


Educause Top 10

Information Security Tops List of Higher Ed IT Issues In a recent poll conducted by the EDUCAUSE Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC), information security emerged as the top issue in its yearly list of Top 10 IT Issues. … Continue reading Educause Top 10


Video: Seven most dangerous new attack techniques - RSA 2017 Keynote

UPDATE: Cybersecurity experts Ed Skoudis, Michael Assante, Johannes Ullrich, James Lyne and SANS Founder Alan Paller will answer many of the 100+ questions they were not able to cover in the live session. Watch a special webcast following the wildly popular RSA Keynote The Seven Most Dangerous New Attack Techniques, and What's Coming Next. … Continue reading Video: Seven most dangerous new attack techniques - RSA 2017 Keynote


2017 Planning Ideas and 2016 Lessons Learned

Amplify Your Security Awareness Program in 2017 At the end of December I led a webcast reviewing some of the key lessons learned in 2016 and what we can do in 2017 to keep improving the practice, and impact, of security awareness programs. After working with hundreds of clients and awareness officers from around … Continue reading 2017 Planning Ideas and 2016 Lessons Learned