Training World Book Day: The power of stories in cyber awareness

World Book Day (Thursday 5 March 2020) encourages people across the globe to help 'share a million stories'. Marked in …

Podcast Cyber training: Is trying to change people’s behaviours useless?

What is behavioural economics, and how can it derail successful security training? That’s our topic this week on the teissPodcast …

Training How to make a difference to your security awareness program in 2020

Most training modules can be engaging and interesting … once. Repeating an existing module leads to lecture fatigue and causes …

Communication 5 steps to communicating an impactful cyber security message

Vicki Gavin, Security, Privacy and Resilience - Advisor / Thought Leader, outlines her simple 5 step method to delivering a …

Education Is cyber security too boring? How can we make it fun?

Vicki Gavin, Security, Privacy and Resilience - Advisor / Thought Leader and Thom Langford, Founder, TL(2) discuss the art of …

Threats Lack of cyber training leaving employees vulnerable to phishing attacks

Dedicated cyber security training imparted to employees by organisations for periods ranging from ninety days to up to twelve months …

Information Security Security training: why one approach is not going to work

Security training isn’t a one-to-one analogue for technical skills instruction, especially when you’re training non-technical people. Security trainers need to …

Threats Lack of secure sharing tools at organisations resulting in insider breaches

Lack of tools needed to share sensitive information securely, lack of understanding about data security policies and carelessness on part …

Employee training Why are so many security professionals reluctant to openly discuss what their rules are?

Well-written and well-understood rules help everyone in an organisation succeed and minimize unproductive conflict. Why, then, are so many security …

Threats Impersonation fraud impacted nearly half-a-million UK SMEs since 2017

In December last year, Christine Campbell, who managed one of John Kahlbetzer, an Australian millionaire's accounts, received an e-mail from …

Culture & Education 55% UK workers haven’t received specific cyber security training yet

Failing to educate their staff about cyber security puts businesses at greater risk of being hacked, finds an Accenture study. …

Culture & Education Cyber security training at work

TEISS guest blogger Sam Reed, Chief Technology Officer at Air IT, explains the importance of effective cyber security training. Most …