Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Planning

Getting Interactive

space Editor's Note: This guest blog post is from Dr. Lisa Murray-Johnson, Director of Content Research for SANS Securing The Human. Lisa begins a series of posts on effective content design and learning theory, starting with interactive learning. What is interactive learning? It is the hands on approach to engagement in the learning process. Your … Continue reading Getting Interactive


2016 Verizon DBIR - It's About the Human

I love the Verizon DBIR. Its an amazing, free resourcethat helps you make data driven decisions on how to manageyour organization's risk. Just like in their 2015 and 2014 reports, I find the most useful section to be the categorizationof breaches by industry. For this year's report thatis Figure 22, this is where … Continue reading 2016 Verizon DBIR - It's About the Human


Building an October Cyber Fest - At the #SecAwareSummit

space Editor's Note:Brenda Ianiro is the Training, Education, & Awareness Manager atLawrence Livermore National Laboratory.She is one of the speakers for the upcoming Security Awareness Summit in San Francisco, 3/4 August. Below she discusses her upcoming talk onbuilding an October Cyber Fest. CYBER SECURITY?. . .AWARENESS?. . .B O R R R R I N … Continue reading Building an October Cyber Fest - At the #SecAwareSummit


Where Are You in the Security Awareness Maturity Model - Indicators

As more organizations adopt and leverage the Security Awareness Maturity Model, one of the questions I'm often asked is how do I know what level my awareness program isat and how do I get to the next level? If you are not familiar with the maturity model, its a powerful way to visualize and … Continue reading Where Are You in the Security Awareness Maturity Model - Indicators


Building a Security Ambassador Program - At the #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Angela Pappas is the Director of Information Security Training and Awareness at Thomson Reuters.She is one of the speakers for the upcoming Security Awareness Summit in San Francisco, 3/4 August. Below she discusses her upcoming talk on ambassador programsand the power of leveragingemployees. Not so long ago I was new to my role … Continue reading Building a Security Ambassador Program - At the #SecAwareSummit