Security awareness Has security awareness training been up-to-scratch?

"Yesterday's hack is not tomorrow's hack.  If you focused your effort on training people to identify that thing that happened …

Security awareness Should phishing tests be changing for the remote workforce?

"Phishing tests don't teach anybody anything.  They teach the organisation to ignore things." Ahead of teissR3 | Resilience, Response and …

Business Continuity Entire companies working from home – how businesses can master the new challenges 

Ryan Weeks, CISO at Datto, provides guidance and best practices for CIOs to help ensure a seamless and secure migration …

Training “Technology should wrap around people. People shouldn’t wrap around technology” – Bridget Kenyon, DIS...

At teissLondon2020, information security expert Bridget Kenyon expressed the importance of working with human nature in security training. People are …

Training Five tips to help companies develop and maintain a culture of security awareness

In this opinion piece, Gerald Beuchelt, CISO of LogMeIn, considers how companies can develop and maintain a culture of security …

Communication Why security needs good communication skills from…everybody!

Presenters, trainers, and media personalities aren’t the only people who need strong communications skills. Everyone in your organisation needs to …

Training Why “old” skills still have practical value for cyber security

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the madcap pace of change in technology. Sometimes it might feel like all our …

Training 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 …