Education and Careers

Education and Careers

Get CCNA-ready in 2020!

Get CCNA-ready in 2020!

Cisco has recently launched their new certification: CCNA 200 -301. The new exam requirements have been in effect since February 24, 2020. To earn the new CCNA exam certification, you will only ...
Is Your Security Awareness Training a Fire Drill?

Is Your Security Awareness Training a Fire Drill?

We’ve all been through fire drills in our lives, probably since our early days back in elementary school. Single file, walk, don’t run, then meet outside across the street or by the ...
Returning to the Workplace and the Ongoing Threat of Phishing Attacks

Returning to the Workplace and the Ongoing Threat of Phishing Attacks

Guest post by Richard Hahn, Consulting Manager, Sungard Availability Services According to the Office of National Statistics (ONS), approximately 14.2 million people (44% of the total number of working adults) have worked ...
How to work in ways that will make your boss take notice!

How to work in ways that will make your boss take notice!

The best career advice I ever received came from a non-tech non-cyber friend many years ago. Little did I know how well her sage advice would serve me over the last 20 ...

How to Embed a Positive Security Culture in the COVID-19 Remote Working ‘New Normal’

Guest Post by the information security experts at Security Risk Management LtdIf promoting a positive company-wide security culture had been a challenge before the Covid-19 pandemic, that challenge has just become a ...
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Top 9 free security training tools

Cybersecurity training is one of the best defenses against cyber attacks targeting organizations and individuals alike. Although security training is a tried-and-true defense against cyber attacks... Go on to the site to ...

Cookies: An overview of associated privacy and security risks

Introduction Anyone who regularly browses the internet must have seen some sort of pop-up or other form of alert about the use of cookies. Some sites even give you the option to ...

Entry-Level Career Advice for Aspiring Cybersecurity Professionals

If the global cybercrime forecast took the form of a weather report, it might go something like this: The extended outlook calls for continued online lawlessness, scattered malware attacks and an ongoing ...
Reconstruction of actual vishing call to a small business - Archie Hicks

Vishing spikes as workforces go remote: 6 vishing prevention tips anyone can follow

Introduction With thousands of teams worldwide being asked to work remotely to help contain the spread of COVID-19, scammers have a fertile ground to prey upon telecommuters. One scam that workers... Go ...
Einstein Told Us: Why User Awareness is NOT the right focus

Einstein Told Us: Why User Awareness is NOT the right focus

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” – Einstein (Well, not really!) Every day we hear another reason why user awareness (or ...