Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Planning

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)


Gamification at Salesforce - #SecAwarenessSummit

Editor's Note: Masha Sedova is the Senior Director of Trust Engagement at Salesforce.She is one of the speakers for the upcoming US Security Awareness Summit in Philadelphia August 19. Below she discusses her talk on gamification and the power of engaging employees. For many employees in organizations across the world, security training is synonymous with … Continue reading Gamification at Salesforce - #SecAwarenessSummit


Ready or not⦠here comes NERC CIP Version 5

Editor's Note:Ted Gutierrezis the ICS & NERC CIP Product Manager at the SANS Institute.Below he discusses the impact of NERC CIP Version 5 and how utilities can best prepare for it. Can you believe it's been nearly four years since the first balloting of NERC CIP Version 5? Those of us who have been on … Continue reading Ready or not'' here comes NERC CIP Version 5


Establishing a Human Sensor Network - #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Ellen Powers is a cyber security threat awareness leader at MITRE. She is one of the speakers for the upcoming US Security Awareness Summit in Philadelphia August 19. Below she discusses her talk on building a Human Sensor network. Technology controls are our best protection but do not cover the gamut of tactics … Continue reading Establishing a Human Sensor Network - #SecAwareSummit


Risk Management with James Tarala in SANS MGT415

Editor's Note: James Tarala teaches the two day SANS course MGT415 Risk Management. James will be teaching this two day class as part of the US Security Awareness Summit in Philadelphia August 19. Below he discusses the class and how it helps the world of security awareness. You can't attend an information security conference, listen … Continue reading Risk Management with James Tarala in SANS MGT415