Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Planning

The 4 W's to Awareness Success

At SANS Securing The Human we have over 1,000 active customers around the world. With so many customers we have gained a wealth of knowledge on what does and what does not work in building awareness programs. In this series of posts titled "The 4 W's of Success" we will share with you the lessons … Continue reading The 4 W's to Awareness Success


Awareness Training for Developers on Secure DevOps

Editor's Note: Today's post is from Eric Johnson. Eric is a Senior Security Consultant at Cypress Data Defense, and the Application Security Curriculum Product Manager at SANS. In this post, Eric introduces Secure DevOps and some key DevOps concepts. This month, our STH.Developer Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) training module was selected for the video of … Continue reading Awareness Training for Developers on Secure DevOps


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


Guest Post #2 - Leveraging Social Media at Diageo

Editor's Note: John Haren is the Head of Information Security Governance, Risk & Compliance at Diageo and has responsibility for the company's Security Awareness program. Below is part two of a series where John describes how Diageo is leveraging social media to engage staff and help drive their awareness program. In a my previous blog … Continue reading Guest Post #2 - Leveraging Social Media at Diageo


The Internet of CIP Things (IoCT)

Editor's Note:Tim Conway is theTechnical Director of ICS and SCADA programs at SANS. Below he discusses the impact of the Internet of CIP Things. You have likely heard of the Internet of Things, which encompasses the interconnected network of "stuff" that has become completely intertwined in every part of your life. I present to you … Continue reading The Internet of CIP Things (IoCT)