A collection of articles, interviews and videos focused on helping Information Security Leaders change the security culture within their organisation.

Security awareness What if your users have no choice but to break your security rules?

Try as we might, there’s never been a policy written that effectively accounted for all possible future scenarios. That’s why …

Training Remote working has revealed a digital divide. Here’s how to fix it

It is becoming increasingly apparent that COVID-19 could change the world of work for good. As populations around the world …

Culture Your best defence? People. But get your culture right first

"People are your best defence," states Marilise de Villiers, Founder & CEO, MDVB Consulting. Filmed at teissLondon2020, Marilise explains why …

Security awareness COVID-19 – How can we build cyber resiliency now, remotely

"The worry about being attacked is probably low on the priority list."  Theo Lynn, Full Professor of Digital Business (DCU …

Trust With so many remote workers, now is the time to empathise!

Imagine that all of a sudden, a situation you were used to, changed without you having any control over it. …

Culture What’s so bad about fear, uncertainty and doubt?

In this video, filmed at teissLondon2020, Jessica Barker, Chair, ClubCISO, explains why using “fear” is a bad security strategy! Fear …

Security awareness COVID-19 – How does anxiety affect the security of an organisation

"For the first time ever, cyber criminals and social engineers have a topic that's relevant to literally everybody".  Does our …

IAM The role of Identity Access Management during the COVID-19 pandemic

Identity and access management (IAM) systems work to securely manage digital identities and their access to various applications and systems. …

Training Can cognitive biases be good for security?

"It's not about demonising our capabilities, it's about recognising them," says Bridget Kenyon, DIS EMEA CISO and Information Security Programmes, …

Behaviour How do you overcome inbuilt biases in the workplace?

"Doing good cyber security is the cost of doing business today," says Dave Chaterjee, Associate Professor, The University of Georgia. …

Passwords “People aren’t machines. People don’t have perfect recall.”: Why it’s time to get realistic...

Sometimes the art that we create tells us more about who we really are than all of the academic, journalistic, …

Security awareness Beyond Security Awareness Training: Why the current approach needs to change fast

It might be tempting to label people as "lazy", "stubborn" or even "stupid". They reuse passwords across multiple sites. They’ve …