Security Awareness Blog: Category - Community Resources

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?


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


Awareness Officers - What to Communicate About the Equifax Hack

Editor's NOTE: Updated 14 September to include links AND phone number to all 4 agencies for a credit freeze. People are reporting better luck with the phone. As most of you have read by now, Equifax was hacked.Equifax is one of four credit rating services, called Credit Bureaus (the other three are Experian, Trans Union … Continue reading Awareness Officers - What to Communicate About the Equifax Hack


The 2017 NCSAM Planning Kit - Your October Awaits

This October is the 14th National Cyber Security Awareness Month, otherwise known as #NCSAM or #CyberAware month. Organized by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), this is aglobal eventfocusingon cyber security. This is also a great opportunity for organizations to promote security awareness throughout their organization, regardless of size, location or industry. As the 2017 … Continue reading The 2017 NCSAM Planning Kit - Your October Awaits


2017 Security Awareness Report

A key challengewe face in the security awareness community is we have little data to make decisions. What are the most commonchallenges awareness programs face, what are provensteps youcan take to overcome those challenges, and how can you benchmark your program against others? The annual Security Awareness Report answers those questions and more. To accomplish … Continue reading 2017 Security Awareness Report