The latest Information Security news relevant to Information Security Leaders.

Behaviour Why empathy matters in cyber security

Attitudes towards groups and businesses are often skewed by our brains’ tendencies to prioritize negative information over positive. One of …

Behaviour Why do we refuse to abandon security processes that don’t work?

Why do we refuse to abandon ideas, equipment, and processes that have proven themselves to be inadequate? It’s rarely because …

Behaviour A guide to recognising our biases and overcoming them

Our brains can be our own worst enemy when it comes to following security controls. It’s not that we don’t …

Behaviour How to change behaviour in the workplace? Fear is not the answer

Head of Information Security at Bank of Ireland UK, Flavius Plesu, says that the key to improving security is to …

Behaviour Why it’s a waste of time trying to change people’s behaviour

Changing user behaviour often requires you to understand how users internalize certain behaviours in the first place. It’s more effective …

Behaviour Increasing compliance

A highlight of #teissLondon2018 was Evie Monnington-Taylor’s discussion of how the findings of behavioural economics (or “nudge theory”) can be …