Security Awareness

June 18, 2018

How branding gives your security awareness messages extra strength

Many security professionals probably give little thought to branding; they prefer to leave that fluffy stuff to the marketing team. But when it comes to security […]
June 8, 2018

“You have all these silver bullets but not every threat is a werewolf”

Attendees at FutureScope got an insight into how cybersecurity threats have evolved from a technical concern to a business risk. Last week’s business networking conference in […]
May 17, 2018

Charities guide to better cybersecurity in 10 steps

Charities in Ireland face an increase in cybersecurity threats. Cybercrime incidents are increasing, and no-one is immune. Criminals have the means and the opportunity to target […]
April 24, 2018

10 steps to better security awareness part 2: apply lessons learned

In the first part of this blog, we looked at how to develop an effective simulated phishing test. Now, we’re covering the five steps to ensure […]
April 17, 2018

10 steps to better security awareness part 1: prep your phishing test

Last month, we blogged about how security awareness training can help to improve an organisation’s defences. Since then, there’s been more evidence showing just how lucrative […]
March 28, 2018

Here’s how to get the most from a cybersecurity assessment

Would your organisation pass a cybersecurity assessment? Not one of 200 UK NHS trusts did, after the Department of Health checked them following the WannaCry ransomware […]
March 23, 2018

Teach staff to steer clear of phishing hooks with awareness training

One of the most important steps for improving security is to understand where you’re starting from first. That covers technical questions like what systems you run […]
January 9, 2018

Time to see security training as an investment, not a cost

Having finished 2017 with a blog about allocating security spending, we’re starting the new year on a similar note. Specifically, it’s about investing in security awareness […]