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The latest articles on security awareness and secure behaviour change from ThinkCyber

What auditors want to see in your security awareness programme

What auditors want to see in your security awareness programme

August 3, 2020

We interviewed practitioners, security auditors and security professionals with responsibility for corporate information security awareness programmes

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6 changes you should make to your security awareness training

6 changes you should make to your security awareness training

August 2, 2020

Still chasing users to do their awareness training? How do you drive engagement to reach 90% completion rates in security awareness programme?

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6 things users don’t like about their security awareness programme

6 things users don’t like about their security awareness programme

August 1, 2020

Mention “mandatory training” to almost any employee and they will likely roll their eyes in despair. So how do we engage people to drive secure behaviours?

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Taking it to the people

Taking it to the people

March 31, 2020

Face-to-face security awareness activities are a valuable part of the practitioner’s toolkit. But, given current events, we need to think differently...

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Return on Awareness

Return on Awareness

October 28, 2018

Security awareness is, and will remain, a critical part of any security programme. But are companies making the wisest investment of time and money in this area? Legal and professional services firms...

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It’ll never happen to me…

It’ll never happen to me…

August 8, 2018

A post phishing-test survey reveals some intriguing perceptions

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Simulated phishing: the speed cameras of security awareness

Simulated phishing: the speed cameras of security awareness

March 29, 2018

Caught in a flash... An interesting analogy for phishing tests is speed. Influential voices in academia and at the NCSC have started to raise some important issues with the approach.

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Security awareness: how much is enough?

Security awareness: how much is enough?

March 5, 2018

Security awareness training is an essential part of our organisational resilience to the growing risk from and impact of cyber-attacks

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Nudging towards secure behaviour

Nudging towards secure behaviour

December 16, 2017

How could a simple picture of a fly painted on a urinal make the bathrooms at Amsterdam’s Schipol airport 80% cleaner? The answer is “Nudging”.

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