Security Awareness Blog

Women Leading the Way in Securing Human Behaviors

This month I made a startling realization, it is women and not men who are leading the way in securing human behaviors. For those of you who are new to the information security world this is a big deal, traditionally information security is filled by men. For example if you attend a security conference … Continue reading Women Leading the Way in Securing Human Behaviors


The Killer App for Planning Your Awareness Program - #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Rhonda Kelly is the Security Education and Awareness Architect at Oshkosh Corporation. She is one of the speakers for the upcoming US Security Awareness Summit in Philadelphia August 19. Below she discusses her talk on planning and what you will learn from it. I will be sharing with you what I call … Continue reading The Killer App for Planning Your Awareness Program - #SecAwareSummit


7 Key Steps to Building Best-of-the-Best Awareness Programs

Editor's Note: Today's guest blog post is from Jon Homer, who ran the awareness program at Idaho National Labs, one of the most targeted organizations in the world. Below he shares his lessons learned in knowing your target audience. I've attended many classes, participated in (and taught) many trainings, listened to seminars, and read books … Continue reading 7 Key Steps to Building Best-of-the-Best Awareness Programs


EU Security Awareness Summit - #SecAwareSummit

We are a month out from the first ever SANS Security Awareness Summit in Europe, to be held 10 July in London. This event brings together the worlds' thought leaders and practitioners in changing and securing human behavior / culture. If you want to learn how to take your security awareness program to the next … Continue reading EU Security Awareness Summit - #SecAwareSummit


Branding Security - The Heart of Your Awareness Program - #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: Judith Forrest leads the information security awareness program at SAP. She is one of the speakers for the upcoming US Security Awareness Summit in Philadelphia August 19. Below she discusses her talk on branding and what you will learn from it. The central theme of the SANS "Securing the Human" approach is that … Continue reading Branding Security - The Heart of Your Awareness Program - #SecAwareSummit