Security Awareness Blog: Category - Events

SANS Securing The Human Named Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant

We are honored and thrilled to announce that SANS Securing The Human has been named by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the 2015 Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training. In addition to being recognized for completeness of vision, we were ranked above all other organizations in our ability to execute. With over 1,000 … Continue reading SANS Securing The Human Named Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant


Security Awareness Survey

We are very excited to announce the annual Security Awareness Survey. Once a year, every year, we take a snapshot of the global security awareness community and create a report that you can use to benchmark and improve your security awareness program (download the latest report here). If you are involved in or help run … Continue reading Security Awareness Survey


The WHAT in Effective Awareness Training

Last month we kicked of a blog series on the 4 W's in building an effective awareness program. In the first post we explained that to effectively manage human risk organizations need to answer four key questions; WHY, WHO, WHAT and HOW. We then started with the WHY part and then continued onto the WHO … Continue reading The WHAT in Effective Awareness Training


Security Awareness Summit Roundup

The 2nd annual US Security Awareness Summit was held in Philadelphia, 10 August with almost 150 people attending. It was an amazing mix of security awareness officers from different industries, organizations and even countries, with people coming from as far as Brunei to attend. Here are some key take aways from the event. We had … Continue reading Security Awareness Summit Roundup


Looking for Speakers for October (National Cyber Security Awareness Month)?

Editor's Note: This post has been updated for 2017. To learn more about making the most of National Cyber Security Awareness Month,check out the NCSAM Planning Kit. As many of us know, October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (also known as NCSAM or #CyberAware). This is the month many organizations use to promote their … Continue reading Looking for Speakers for October (National Cyber Security Awareness Month)?