Security Awareness Blog

OUCH! Free Monthly Security Awareness Newsletter

I am very excited to announce the April edition of OUCH! This month we focus on the dangers of staying online while traveling and how you can best protect yourself. Key areas we focus on are how to prepare ahead of time, risks of public Wi-Fi networks, and avoid using public computers. This month's Guest … Continue reading OUCH! Free Monthly Security Awareness Newsletter


Security Awareness Globally

I just read an interesting article in a Korean newspaper about how Hyundai Capital was hacked. Hyundai Capital is the largest auto financing provider in South Korea.What I found fascinating about the article is not the attack, but the author's reaction. The author seemed to approach the hack as a radically new event, for example … Continue reading Security Awareness Globally


Securing The Kids

At SANS Orlando last week I presented a new SANS @Night talk called Securing The Kids. This is a new series of content focused on helping parents understand the threats their children face online and what they can do to protect them. We want our children to have the skills and experience required to be … Continue reading Securing The Kids


Phishing In The News

Wow, I've been away from the blog for one week and look at all the fun I missed. Phishing is all over the news right now. In case you have not heard, RSA blogged how their organization was compromised, spear phishing. As most of you know, these are phishing emails crafted for a specific organization … Continue reading Phishing In The News


Looking For SCORM/LMS Support Person

We at SANS Securing The Human are passionate about security awareness. Not only are we dedicated to effectively changing people's attitudes and behaviors, we are now taking this to a global scale. SANS is looking to hire a dedicated person for SCORM/LMS support. Specifically support our clients as they deploy our solutions in their LMS. … Continue reading Looking For SCORM/LMS Support Person