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In the News

In the News
4/30/2020
New research from Barracuda Networks has revealed that cyber-criminals are increasingly using official reCAPTCHA walls to disguise malicious content from email security systems and trick unsuspecting users.
In the News
4/10/2020
CIOs and CISOs are now more worried about insider threats in organizations than external threats. One of the important ways to mitigate insider threat risks is with security awareness training that is effective and eliminates (or at least dramatically reduces) non-malicious insider threats from staff. A good security awareness training program is a key solution.
In the News
4/1/2020
Organizations must take steps to ensure that they are providing security around sensitive data. These steps, which ensure a culture of security is maintained during telework, are extra important now. Follow these recommendations, including ensuring remote workers are accessing company resources using VPN technologies and providing end user security awareness training to staff.
In the News
3/27/2020
Protecting the electric grid requires security of a wide variety of devices. Cyber education is for everyone throughout the transmission, substation, and distribution networks, front and back offices. At the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC), the goal of being secure starts with cybersecurity training and awareness of everyone involved in the generation and delivery of electric power. This article shows how.
In the News
3/18/2020
Banks have more to lose from security breaches than any other institution. Therefore, effective security awareness training is a must. Banks and have invested substantially in market-leading technology to protect against cyberattacks—but educating staff and promoting security awareness is of equal importance. According to a recent McKinsey & Company study, human error was a factor in around half of the recorded incidents
In the News
2/10/2020
The theme of the RSA Conference for 2020 is “The Human Element,” and one of the hottest topics the importance of offering an effective security awareness training program that changes culture and changes employee behavior.

Press Releases

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There’s never been a more important time and need for highly-engaging security awareness training. Organizations can’t afford to lose millions of dollars from cyber attacks and we must arm employees with security education that leads to an overall change in behavior.
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After successfully piloting Security Mentor’s program with approximately 11,000 employees, Beaumont Health System has now rolled out lessons to nearly 35,000 employees and contractors at all locations.
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RSA Conference USA 2017 attendees are invited to stop by the Security Mentor booth (#S419) to learn how the company enables real, immediate behavior change by combining engaging, highly interactive training that employees love to take, with content-rich lessons that convey critical security information.
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Among the significant new features is the addition of pre- and post-training assessments and end-of-lesson quizzes, which together enable organizations gain insights into the success of their training programs.
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Chief Strategist and Chief Security Officer, Dan Lohrmann, will provide perspective on hot button issues such as the mitigation of cyber risk through effective security awareness training and the various security issues surrounding the ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT).
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Chief Strategist and Chief Security Officer Dan Lohrmann will be speaking at the inaugural Billington Global Automotive Cybersecurity Summit. At the event, Lohrmann will moderate a panel discussion titled Securing the Car Through Vulnerability Testing and Coordinated Disclosure Programs