7 Elements of a Successful Security Awareness Training Program

As cybersecurity experts often like to say, humans are the weakest link in an organization’s security. Technology can only go so far in protecting data and other assets, but the end users ...
Fortnite: When Dollars and Cents Trumps Security!

Fortnite: When Dollars and Cents Trumps Security!

When Epic Games recently announced and subsequently released Fortnite for Android, it took the decision to bypass the Play Store and ask users to side-load the app. After I read that Epic ...

Security Awareness in Higher Education

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Cyber thieves have the higher education industry in their crosshairs. According to some reports, higher education accounted for 13 percent of all breaches, with only financial and healthcare firms... Go on to ...
So You Got a SaaS Security Awareness Training Platform, Now What?

So You Got a SaaS Security Awareness Training Platform, Now What?

After months of talks, budget approvals, and getting stakeholder buy in, you finally have the security awareness tool of your choice ready to be used. You get some welcome emails, an onboarding ...
The Problem with Passwords – Security Awareness (CyberSpeak Podcast)

The Problem with Passwords – Security Awareness (CyberSpeak Podcast)

This episode of the CyberSpeak with InfoSec Institute podcast goes into detail about the popular and often controversial topic of passwords. Susan Morrow has worked in the IT security sector since... Go ...

Security awareness, training, and education

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Learning is a continuum: it starts with awareness, builds to training, and evolves into education. We can use the definitions provided by NIST for further clarity. Awareness – the ability of... Go ...

Securing an Organization: Top 5 Cybersecurity Solutions for Prevention, Detection and Response

Every organization is looking for the best endpoint security—a way to protect their assets, especially with today’s rapidly changing threat landscape and increasingly regulated business environment. Getting breached has consequences not only ...
Complementary Gartner Report: Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’ – Security Awareness CBT

Complementary Gartner Report: Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’ – Security Awareness CBT

We’re pleased to announce InfoSec Institute is named to the Customers’ Choice Zone of the Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’: Security Awareness Computer-Based Training Market Report. Free... Go on to ...
Top Five SecurityIQ Phishing Templates: July 2018 Edition

Top Five SecurityIQ Phishing Templates: July 2018 Edition

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SecurityIQ phishing simulation data from July confirms end users remain susceptible to banking and file-sharing phishing attempts. We looked at performance data from 1,000s phishing templates to... Go on to the site ...

InfoSec Institute Launches Industry’s First Security Awareness Practitioner Certification

Boot camp certifies professionals with knowledge and skills to develop and sustain successful security awareness training programs InfoSec Institute, the leading provider of IT security education and... Go on to the site ...
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