Security Awareness Blog: Category - Events

KRACK Attack - What to Communicate

Editor's Note: This blog is a work in progress and will be actively updated as new information is released. It was announced (Monday, 16 October, 2017) that the globally used WPA2 Wi-Fisecurity protocolhas been broken. This standard is the most commonly usedsecurity standard used by Wi-Fi networks around the world. The attack targets (and breaks) … Continue reading KRACK Attack - What to Communicate


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


Build a Security Awareness Escape Room - At the EU #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Matt House and Scot Fackler are part of the security team at FedEx. They are one ofthe speakers for the upcomingSecurity Awareness Summit 6/7 December in London. Below they give an overview of their Security Awareness Escape Room Workshop. Have you ever noticed sleepy eyes and nodding heads when you talk about basic … Continue reading Build a Security Awareness Escape Room - At the EU #SecAwareSummit


The FedEx Escape Room - At the #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: The FedEx Information Security team will be giving an interactive talk on their Security Awareness Escape Rooms they have deployed internally at FedEx. In addition to the talk, summit attendees will participate in and compete against each other in the Escape Rooms. The FedEx teamis one of the speakers for the upcoming Security … Continue reading The FedEx Escape Room - At the #SecAwareSummit


#OUCH Newsletter is Out - Using Mobile Apps Securely

The Marchedition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter is out. For March we focus on mobile devices, specifically Using MobileApps Securely. What makes mobile devices so powerful are the hundreds of thousands of different apps you can choose from. However all those choices can also bring unique dangers. That is why we are so thrilled … Continue reading #OUCH Newsletter is Out - Using Mobile Apps Securely