The latest Information Security news relevant to Information Security Leaders.

Human factor Cognitive dissonance and why tackling the people element of cyber security is so hard

Two psychologists, an academic and an ex-soldier walk into a bar… Unfortunately this isn’t a reality given the current situation …

Human factor Working from home? Here are five ways to reduce procrastination and be productive

If you have been asked to work from home during the coronavirus pandemic to help slow the spread of the …

Human factor How can gossip impact a data breach?

Dr Sandra Bell, Head of Resilience Consulting, Sungard Availability Services, explains how dysfunctional behaviour during response and recovery can be …

Human factor How to stop bad habits getting in the way of security

We’re all creatures of habit. Often, this is to our advantage, as a good habit helps us remember to perform …

Human factor How to utilise the unlikely similarity between smallpox and security

Mike Kiser, Security Evangelist at SailPoint, explores how modelling medical epidemics, such as Smallpox,  can help companies strengthen their identity …

Human factor Top five human errors that impact data security

A recent paper by Osterman Research reports that less than half (42 per cent) of organisations have trained their employees …

Human factor What can Snoopy teach us about security?

Good security depends on people responding properly to a wide range of cyber threats. To train people effectively, you first …

Human factor The problem of trust

Doveryai, no proveryai. “Trust but verify,” as Ronald Regan said. And, as much as I admire the Gipper for his …

Human factor How to turn your people into your best defence

Is it right to label your people as the weakest link? As part of European Cyber Security Month, Jake Moore, …

Human factor “This is high gloss colour stuff and the security has to match that” –...

Nick Nagle, CISO of Condé Nast International talks to TEISS about his creative approach to cyber security training, why he hates …

Human factor How to bring the “human element” into eServices

Crystal Lagrone, Department of Privacy Technologies, Cyberetica, reveals how the Estonian government improved national cyber security. Watch part of her #teissLondon2018 talk …

Human factor Verizon’s VP Professional Services, Arun Kundu, on Humanizing digital transformation

Jeremy Swinfen Green, TEISS’s Head of Consulting, talks to Arun Kundu of Verizon about his vision for the future of …