Security Awareness Blog

Looking For Translators

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 for translators to translate our security awareness content into numerous languages. If you are interested in paid position as a … Continue reading Looking For Translators


Slides From DOD IA Conference

I got to spend this week in Nashville, Tennessee presenting at the DoD's annual Information Assurance workshop. Sponsored by the NSA, over 2,000 members from all over the government attend. I presented my talk Securing The Human, you can download the presentation complete with notes from here. I was impressed how passionate many members … Continue reading Slides From DOD IA Conference


Learn How to Establish an Effective Awareness Program - From Home

I'm excited to announce you can now take SANS two day MGT 433 course from home through SANS vLive. SANS MGT 433 (also known as Securing The Human: Building and Deploying an Effective Security Awareness Program) is a two day class I developed to change and improve how organizations approach security awareness. The goal of … Continue reading Learn How to Establish an Effective Awareness Program - From Home


Taxes and End User Awareness

It is that time of year again, taxes. Countries such as the UK and the US require citizens to submit their annual tax paperwork. And where you have taxes, you have criminals attempting to scam hard working people out of their money. Both the HM Revenue and Customs and US IRS tax agencies have created … Continue reading Taxes and End User Awareness


Security Awareness Training for Parents

One of the things I would like to do is better understand the resources parents have to help protect their children, specifically tools for monitoring kids activities. One of the things I've been dissapointed in is the poor selection of tools, especially reporting. What would be great is to get an email once a week … Continue reading Security Awareness Training for Parents