Security Awareness Blog: Category - Security Awareness Planning

Game On - European Security Awareness Summit Agenda Confirmed

I am super excited to announce all systems go for the3rd annual European Security Awareness Summit. The speakers have been confirmed, the venue booked and things are already pointing to the best summit yet. If you are involved in security awareness, compliance, governance or anything human security related this is THE event to network and … Continue reading Game On - European Security Awareness Summit Agenda Confirmed


Charts Like This is Why Information Security is Failing

I recently saw this chart being shared on LinkedIn. I do not who developed the chart, nor is this a personal attack, but it is approaches like this why information security will never succeed. People were promoting this chart as a great reference on how to secure critical data. The overall approach is to identify … Continue reading Charts Like This is Why Information Security is Failing


US Security Awareness Summit - After Action Report

The SANS Security Awareness Summit is an annual event that brings together security awareness professionals and industry experts from around the world to address the human security challenge. This year was the largest event ever, bringing together well over 200 people. As we just finished up the event, I wanted to share with you some … Continue reading US Security Awareness Summit - After Action Report


NIST Has Spoken - Death to Complexity, Long Live the Passphrase!

NIST has spoken, and we could not be more excited. For years the security community has inflicted one of the most painful behaviors to date, the dreaded complex password. We havewatched many times in horror as security researchers made fun of ordinary computer users for using simple passwords, often calling out hacked databases of passwords … Continue reading NIST Has Spoken - Death to Complexity, Long Live the Passphrase!


European Security Awareness Summit - Call For Presentations

We are super excited to announce the Call for Presentations for the3rd Annual European Security Awareness Summit to be held 6/7 December, 2017 in London. This is the largest event of its kind bringing security awareness officers and industry experts from around the world together to learn and share from each other the latest challenges, … Continue reading European Security Awareness Summit - Call For Presentations