Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Communications

Guest Post - Awareness Through Gamification - #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: This is a guest Blog Post from Jonathan Homer, a member of Idaho National Laboratory Cyber Security Division and runs their SecAware team. Below is a description of his upcoming talk on "Awareness Through Gamification" at theSecurity Awareness Summit 10 Sep in Dallas. When developing training materials we strive to create clear, concise … Continue reading Guest Post - Awareness Through Gamification - #SecAwareSummit


Guest Post - Enticing Employees to Self-Educate

Editors Note: This blog post is from Lori Rosenberg, part of the security awareness team at eBay. Here she covers her upcoming talk at the Security Awareness Summit (#SecAwareSummit) this 10 Sep in Dallas. The summit brings together awareness officers from around the world to share how they are taking their program to the next … Continue reading Guest Post - Enticing Employees to Self-Educate


Your New Security Awareness Planning Kit - Ver 2.0

One of the biggest challenges people face when building a high-impact security awareness program is where to start. Changing human behavior is hard, to do it right requires a lot of planning and coordination. To help build your program check out the "Security Awareness Planning Kit". This kit is a collection of templates, checklists, plans … Continue reading Your New Security Awareness Planning Kit - Ver 2.0


Security Awareness Summit - 10 Sep, Dallas TX

One of the challenges we are facing in the security awareness community is how do we take our program to the next level? Most organizations understand the need to move beyond just compliance and start changing behaviors. However how do we sustain that long term so we start changing culture? How do we build a … Continue reading Security Awareness Summit - 10 Sep, Dallas TX


Out-of-Band OUCH! - Heartbleed, Why Do I Care

A key step to protecting most operating systems is regularly patching and updating them. Some operating systems, such as Microsoft, are updated on a monthly basis, known as Patch Tuesday. However, every now and then a critical vulnerability is found, one that bad guys are actively exploiting. In these cases organizations like Microsoft release what … Continue reading Out-of-Band OUCH! - Heartbleed, Why Do I Care