Security Awareness Blog

Get Your Security Awareness Roadmap Poster

The Security Awareness Maturity Model was developed five years ago by a community of security awareness officers to solve a problem. Specifically the awareness community needed a way to visually communicate what stage a security awareness program was currently at and where the organization wanted to take it. The Security Awareness Roadmap builds on the … Continue reading Get Your Security Awareness Roadmap Poster


Security Awareness Summit - Call For Presentations

We are super excited to announce the Call for Presentationsfor the 4th Annual Security Awareness Summit to be held 2/3 August in Nashville, TN. This is the largest event of its kind bringing hundreds of security awareness officers and industry experts together to learn and share from each other the latest challenges, lessons learned and … Continue reading Security Awareness Summit - Call For Presentations


Guest Blog - Nudging Towards Security - Part 3

Editor's Note: This is a part of a series of blog posts by Sahil Bansal from Genpact on the topic Nudging Towards Security. The earlier posts have highlighted why it is important for security to be proactive and easy for employees. We looked at two nudges that can help us in achieving this. In this … Continue reading Guest Blog - Nudging Towards Security - Part 3


OUCH is Out - Social Engineering

The Januaryedition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter is out. For 2017we kick off with the basics - Social Engineering.Bad guys are always changing and fine tuning the technology and techniques they are using. However, as long as people understand the concepts of social engineering and what to look for, they will be able to … Continue reading OUCH is Out - Social Engineering


Mobile Device Security

Editor's Note: This post on mobile device security was originally posted to the SANS Penetration Testing blog by our colleagues Lee Neely & Joshua Wright. It's a good reminder of some key mobile security practices and helpful to raise awareness about simple behaviors that can make a difference. We often get asked for things … Continue reading Mobile Device Security