NCSAM is Over, But Don’t Let Cybersecurity Fade to Black

This Halloween season, we’ve explored the deepest, darkest corners of cyberspace in our National Cybersecurity Awareness… The post NCSAM is Over, But Don’t Let Cybersecurity Fade to Black appeared first on ZeroNorth ...
Don’t Respond to Suspicious Emails

Don’t Respond to Suspicious Emails

Sometimes when sending phishing simulations to our clients, we setup a reply-to address to see if people will reply to suspicious emails and many do ...
What is NINJIO? 2-Minute Intro to Security Awareness Training

7 Ways Industry is Supporting National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

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From “champions” to free training – here are some different ways the private sector is supporting National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) ...

Celebrate Cybersecurity Awareness Month with These Tips From a Survey of 1,200 Security Pros

Held every October, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is a collaborative effort between government and industry meant to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. NCSAM is focused largely on consumer awareness, ...
More Bees with Honey? Reinforcement vs. Punishment in a Security Training Program

More Bees with Honey? Reinforcement vs. Punishment in a Security Training Program

Ambassadors of security training programs often struggle with the most effective way to drive success. The ultimate purpose of these programs is to change employee behavior and create a more secure organization ...
Beware of Account Takeover

Beware of Account Takeover

One way to verify if an email is legitimate is to look at the sender’s address, the actual sender’s address, not just the sender’s name. One tactic cyber criminals employ is using ...
Grease the Skids: Improve Training Successes by Optimizing the Environment

Grease the Skids: Improve Training Successes by Optimizing the Environment

You have carefully selected a training program. Employees are completing the courses. And yet, they are not reporting suspicious emails and their passwords are made up of favorite sports teams and graduation ...

Revisiting and Revising Some Tips for National Cyber Security Awareness Month

As a regular reader of Tripwire, you are aware that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Way back in 2015, when the world was an entirely different place, I contributed an ...
Training Not Sinking In? Try a Programmatic Approach

Training Not Sinking In? Try a Programmatic Approach

In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM), Dane Boyd, PhishLabs’ Security Training Manager, and I will share a series of posts covering topics from cybersecurity to organizational learning and development. We ...

How Secure is Your Digital Presence?

Hacking is now big business for criminals. With the creation and availability of data exploding, it?s time to look at how we got here, and what we can do to secure our ...