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Paid Cybersecurity Courses: Why They Are Not the Solution for Security Awareness

Security Boulevard

When it comes to your cybersecurity strategy, humans will always be your weakest link—and your greatest asset. Educating employees in security awareness is integral to protecting your organization from internal and external cyber threats, and leaders are beginning to recognize the gravity and importance of this fact.

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3 Realities of Building a Security Awareness Training Program

Security Boulevard

Security awareness training is a critical aspect of cybersecurity strategy because between 82% and 95% of security incidents can be attributed to human-related causes rather than a failure of cybersecurity technology.

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Best of KB4-CON 2024: The State of Phishing, Hacking and Security Awareness Training

Tech Republic Security

We know what went on at security awareness training vendor KnowBe4’s seventh annual KB4-CON user conference in Florida. From March 4-6, close to 1,700 people heard about cybersecurity matters and the two-edged sword that is artificial intelligence.

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Your Security Awareness Training Isn’t Working

Security Boulevard

Humans are the biggest risk to an organization’s cybersecurity posture, and it might be a bigger risk than many realize. According to research from Elevate Security, human behavior had a direct role in 88% of total losses in the largest cybersecurity incidents over the past five years and about two-thirds of major data breaches are.

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How to Build a Security Awareness Training Program

Security Boulevard

With increased digitization of everything post-pandemic, cybersecurity has become a top concern for global CEOs with almost half planning to increase cybersecurity investment by 9%, according to PwC. The post How to Build a Security Awareness Training Program appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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Cyber Security Awareness Month – Answering Google’s Most Commonly Asked Questions

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Cyber Security Awareness Month – Answering Google’s Most Commonly Asked Questions madhav Wed, 10/18/2023 - 05:25 This month is Cyber Security Awareness Month , highlighting how far security education needs to go in order to enable a secure interconnected world. Data Sovereignty What is data sovereignty?

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4 Security Awareness Training Trends

Security Boulevard

It pushed security teams to the edge, required creative problem-solving skills, great teamwork and investment and optimization of security tools. The year 2020 also showed organizations how important security awareness is and helped them to discover why agile training, in particular, is required. It became clear that.