Security Awareness Blog: Category - Events

Slides From DOD IA Conference

I got to spend this week in Nashville, Tennessee presenting at the DoD's annual Information Assurance workshop. Sponsored by the NSA, over 2,000 members from all over the government attend. I presented my talk Securing The Human, you can download the presentation complete with notes from here. I was impressed how passionate many members … Continue reading Slides From DOD IA Conference


Learn How to Establish an Effective Awareness Program - From Home

I'm excited to announce you can now take SANS two day MGT 433 course from home through SANS vLive. SANS MGT 433 (also known as Securing The Human: Building and Deploying an Effective Security Awareness Program) is a two day class I developed to change and improve how organizations approach security awareness. The goal of … Continue reading Learn How to Establish an Effective Awareness Program - From Home


Security Awareness Training for Parents

One of the things I would like to do is better understand the resources parents have to help protect their children, specifically tools for monitoring kids activities. One of the things I've been dissapointed in is the poor selection of tools, especially reporting. What would be great is to get an email once a week … Continue reading Security Awareness Training for Parents


Presenting on Security Awareness at ISSA CISO Forum

This weekend I had the honor to present at the ISSA CISO forum in San Francisco, which focused on the Human Nature of Security. I usually find forums like these to be some of the most challenging crowds as they are facing the day to day realities of trying to change behavior. For example, … Continue reading Presenting on Security Awareness at ISSA CISO Forum


SANS Orlando - Security Awareness Training For Parents / Kids

If you are attending SANS Orlando this March, consider signing up for Family Night. This is a free one hour talk on how parents can keep their kids safe and secure when they are online. The Internet comes with unique risks, especially for young, trusting children. At the same time we all want our children … Continue reading SANS Orlando - Security Awareness Training For Parents / Kids