People Want to improve your security? Understand the cognitive bias behind decision-making

People like to believe they’re perfectly rational beings. It can be a shock to learn that we’re not. It’s critical …

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 …

Information Security Education is the key to the data security lock

Felix Rosbach, product manager at comforte AG, outlines three critical steps to help consumers change their mindset towards cyber security. Cyber …

Information Security Power to the policy police – bridging the gap between security and compliance

Andrew Tsonchev, Director of Technology, Darktrace Industrial explores what role policies play in making the life of a security officer …

Cyber skills Why the mundane matters in security and how to make it meaningful

The most difficult security rules to obey are the ones that don’t seem to make a meaningful difference. When teaching …

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 …

Security awareness Why you should encourage your staff to swallow their pride and ask questions!

The aphorism “It’s better to remain silent and be thought a fool …” is counterproductive in the era of existential …

Information Security “Cyber security isn’t all about raising awareness, it’s about immunity” – Dr Mils Hills

Watch part of Dr Mils Hills' talk at TEISS2018 where he presents a case study on "Improving detection through capturing …

Security awareness How can we manage shadow IT?

Jay Barbour, Director of Security Product Management at Masergy offers advice on coping with and embracing the reality of shadow IT. …

Security awareness RBS security awareness manager offers advice on avoiding end user training pitfalls

As in other areas of business, shared intelligence about security awareness training can help organisations improve execution and effectiveness of …

News Nine tactics for cyber security training that sticks

Cyber security training needs to be engaging if it is to be effective. Teiss Head of Training and Consulting, Jeremy …