Security Awareness Blog

Awareness Summit Talk - Dan Kern on Using Hacking Demos for Engagement

Editor's Note: Over the coming weeks we will post recaps of speakers' talks from the 3rd Annual Security Awareness Summit. Today Dan Kern shares details from histalk and experiences from the summit. I was truly honored to present at the 2016 SANS Security Awareness Summit on the topic of using hacking demos to awaken end … Continue reading Awareness Summit Talk - Dan Kern on Using Hacking Demos for Engagement


Security Awareness Summit - After Action Report

The 3rd annual Security Awareness Summit is overand I'm still attempting to digest all the amazing information. The summitincluded 17 speakers (10 of which were lightening talks), video wars, show-n-tell, a group case study and numerous networking events. You can download all the slides and handouts from the event at the summitarchives site. In addition, … Continue reading Security Awareness Summit - After Action Report


OUCH is Out - Ransomware

The August edition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter is out. We selected thetopic Ransomware as ithas exploded as one of the most common types of malware used by cyber criminals today. Awareness, and not technology, is one of the best defenses people have against it.In addition, we are thrilled to have one of the … Continue reading OUCH is Out - Ransomware


Two New Webcasts Posted For You

Folks, we hosted two very popular webcasts last week that we wanted to be sure you had access to. Both of these webcasts are posted and freely available on our Secure The Human YouTube channel. Preparing For NCSAM: For many security awareness officers, October can be your busiest month as you prepare for and launch … Continue reading Two New Webcasts Posted For You


Security Awareness Roadmap - Updated Version

The Security Awareness Maturity Model was developed five years ago by a community of security awareness officers to solve a problem. Specifically the awareness communityneeded a way to visually communicate whatstagea security awareness program was currently at and where the organizationwanted to take it. The Security Awareness Roadmap builds on the maturity model by definingeach … Continue reading Security Awareness Roadmap - Updated Version