Security Awareness

August 24, 2019 Trend Micro Partners With NINJIO, InfoSec, GoldPhish, and NextTech Security to Offer Free Training Content

Trend Micro has added training content to its free Phish Insight tool, originally a simple, cloud-based phishing platform. The new training content comes from partnerships with NINJIO, InfoSec, GoldPhish, and NextTech Security.

August 23, 2019 Prebuilt, Layered Campaign Kits Make Security Awareness and Training a Low-Effort, High-Value Initiative

Infosec now offers campaign kits through its Infosec IQ product: prebuilt campaigns consisting of layered training materials and implementation recommendations. While many vendors are willing to provide guidance on how you should build and deliver your campaign, these kits from Infosec Institute already have that guidance built in.

August 21, 2019 Avaya Releases New Firmware to Resolve Vulnerability in VoIP Phones

Avaya’s newly released firmware addresses a vulnerability that has survived for 10 years in VoIP phone models configured with H.323 signaling.

August 14, 2019 Hacker Compromises Data of 106 Million Capital One Customers

A hacker has compromised 106 million Capital One customers after a data breach. But the real story might be less to do with cloud security itself and more to do with Capital One’s own security engine for cloud services.

July 22, 2019 Apple Rushes to Fix Zoom Security Flaw

Apple has delivered a silent update to Macs, rectifying a security flaw in its Zoom web-conferencing service.

May 27, 2019 To Combat the Reactive Culture Surrounding New Data Privacy Laws, MediaPRO Releases Training on the CCPA

MediaPRO has taken the lead in the market on offering training around the impending California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), a data privacy law set to go into effect on January 1, 2020.

March 26, 2019 ISACA and InfoSec Institute Produce Whitepaper on Using Marketing Techniques and Metrics for Improved Security Awareness Programs

ISACA has partnered with InfoSec Institute to produce a whitepaper on leveraging marketing techniques and metrics to improve security awareness. This is a valuable resource that contains universally applicable information.

March 18, 2019 KnowBe4 Begins the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Authorization Process

KnowBe4, a leader in end-user security training, has begun the authorization process for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). This is yet another initiative by KnowBe4 to better secure the data collected by its customers.

February 27, 2019 KnowBe4 Expands Into Brazil With the Purchase of El Pescador From Tempest

KnowBe4, a leader in end-user security training, has acquired El Pescador, a Brazilian security awareness and training company. This could be a good fit if you are looking for a vendor who can provide a wide variety of topics and training formats.