Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Materials

Beyond Phishing: Understand the Principles of Social Engineering

Jane works in the accounting department of a medium sized manufacturing company and just completed her annual awareness training before heading home. She passed the phishing module with flying colors and felt ready for any email type attack that may come her way. While retrieving her keys shereceived a phone call on her mobile phone. … Continue reading Beyond Phishing: Understand the Principles of Social Engineering


Week 03 #NCSAM: Recognizing and Countering Cyber Crime

Editor's Note: National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is hereand we are enablingorganizations to make this most of October. Every Monday, we areposting a new blog on how to make the most of NCSAM and the NCSAM Planning Kit. The planning kit is everything you need for a successful October, to include daily activities, resources … Continue reading Week 03 #NCSAM: Recognizing and Countering Cyber Crime


OUCH is Out - Do's and Don'ts of Email

The Septemberedition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter is out. We selected the topic The Do's and Don'ts of Email. Far too often peoplefocus on just cyber attackers, forgettingthat we can be our own worst enemy. In this edition we cover things that can bite us in email like auto-complete, Bcc or the dreaded … Continue reading OUCH is Out - Do's and Don'ts of Email


NCSAM Planning Toolkit - Webcast 30 Aug

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is fast approaching and we could not be more excited. Organized by the National Cyber Security Alliance, NCSAM is all about creating awarenesson a national level about cyber security. It is also a great opportunity for your organization to emphasize cyber security for both at work and at … Continue reading NCSAM Planning Toolkit - Webcast 30 Aug


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