We think of cyber criminals as sitting in basements, plotting to subvert technology by breaking through the firewall, but the reality is that the problem is a human one. Technology is actually quite effective at withstanding attacks, so the attackers target the most vulnerable spot – the user.
Mimecast launches global initiative for Cybersecurity Awareness Month
As an email security “Champion,” Mimecast is committed to helping organisations achieve greater cyber resilience by offering educational resources for remote employees, along with relevant guidance on how to incorporate stronger best practices.
Proofpoint rolls out security awareness training for SMBs
Proofpoint has announced a new Proofpoint Essentials Security Awareness solution to help small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) identify top …
Kaspersky offers personalised security awareness training
Kaspersky has unveiled its new Kaspersky Adaptive Online Training, which is tailored to each individual user’s learning needs, as a personal tutor would do for their students.
SANS offers free kit to secure home workers
SANS Security Awareness, a division of the SANS Institute, has created the “Securely Working from Home” Deployment Kit.
SANS Institute to host imerssion-style cybersecurity training in Dubai
SANS Institute has announced SANS Dubai February 2020, which will be held from 15th to 20th February 2020 at the Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach.
Help AG inks new partnership to deliver ‘people-centric’ cybersecurity
Help AG and Proofpoint have entered into partnership to deliver people-centric cybersecurity solutions covering key user-focused threat vectors including email, social media and mobile devices.
Forensics and security awareness “hot areas” for investments: Credence Security
At the recently held Gulf Information Security Exhibition and Conference, Security Advisor ME caught up with Credence Security managing director Garreth Scott to discuss the latest company and industry updates.
Mimecast expands cyber awareness capabilities with new acquisition
Mimecast has announced it has acquired Ataata, a cybersecurity training and awareness platform designed to reduce human error in the workplace and help enable organisaions to become more secure by changing the security culture of their employees.