Archive for the ‘Security Awareness’ Category

Do You Trust Your Smart TV?

Did you ever stop to think that the office smart TV used for company presentations, Zoom meetings, and other work-related activities may not be so trustworthy? In our latest video, we demonstrate an attack scenario that can occur within any organization – hacking a smart TV. The video shows an insider plugging a USB Rubber […]

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BazarCaller – the malware gang that talks you into infecting yourself

You’re almost certainly familiar with vishing, a phone-based scam in which cybercriminals leave messages on your voicemail in the hope that you’ll call them back later to find out what’s going on. In fact, if you have a long-standing phone number, like we do, you may well get more of these scam calls (perhaps even many more of […]

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Microsoft warns of a large-scale BEC campaign to make gift card scam

Microsoft is warning of a large-scale BEC campaign that targeted hundreds of organizations leveraging typo-squatted domains registered days before the attacks. Business email compromise (BEC) attacks represent a serious threat for organizations worldwide, according to the annual report released by FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, the 2020 Internet Crime Report, in 2020, the IC3 received 19,369 Business Email […]

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How to Stop Your Remote Workforce from Being Hacked

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Stop using your employees as scapegoats: Change their behavior

We’ve recently witnessed large companies that were hit with major data breaches and cybersecurity incidents point the finger of blame at the lowest hanging fruit – their employees. While it’s understood that employees have a certain level of accountability when it comes to their role in the organization’s broader security strategy, it’s up to company […]

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Security awareness programs: The difference between window dressing and behavior change

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5 Top Cybersecurity Career Paths & Certifications

We are living in a world of innovations. Now, imagine innovative technologies with zero security is such a big nightmare. Cybersecurity comes here for the rescue. Cybersecurity is an immense ocean of various fields. Many skillful fishes are living in this ocean with lots of expertise. Cybersecurity is what keeps all organizations sane and safe. For that […]

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SANS Virtual Summits Will Be FREE for the Community in 2021

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Spotting a Common Scam

Spotting a Common Scam  These scams seek to collect personal information about you, often appearing to come from a real business or agency. Someone may pose as an official disaster aid worker, or send you a fraudulent COVID contact tracing email. If you receive a message with a link, you should not click it as it may download malware to your device to […]

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Cyber Security Training Courses

Cyber Security Training Courses via Simpliv To review each course download a pdf of Cyber Security Training Courses

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How cyber security can protect your business

Christopher Wright is one of IT Governance Publishing’s most prolific writers, having released five books with us over the past six years. His work covers many different topics, including advice on organizational cyber security, project management and risk management auditing. In How Cyber Security Can Protect Your Business – A guide for all stakeholders, Wright provides […]

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Privacy eLearning – Staff InfoSec & Compliance Awareness

Privacy eLearning & Staff Awareness Access staff awareness e-learning programs and train staff on best practice processes Ensure staff can spot and respond to cybersecurity and privacy risks Comply with data protection and information security legislation and standards Test learner knowledge to prove compliance for auditing purposes Train staff under one, manageable contract with these […]

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Google Chrome will warn users when submitting insecure forms

Google Chrome will warn users when submitting insecure forms that deliver information via HTTP connections on HTTPS websites starting with version 86. Source: Google Chrome will warn users when submitting insecure forms   Download a Security Risk Assessment Steps paper! Security Risk assessment Quiz – Find Out How Your security risk assessment Stands Up! DISC InfoSec […]

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CyberSecurity Awareness Quiz

Take an InfoSec awareness quiz to test your basic cybersecurity knowledge Loading… Would like to know more on InfoSec Awareness… Download a Security Risk Assessment steps paper! Download a vCISO template Subscribe to DISC InfoSec blog by Email

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Live and let live InfoSec

User vs Security Live and let live InfoSec The average person’s take on security control: they have real jobs to do, and security isn’t one of them. so remember ‘usability vs bypass security control’ when designing a new control. Please feel free to share your opinion on this. Funny business meeting illustrating how hard it […]

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What’s your Password?!

Very funny 😂 security password reminder, not funny that this is real! Most Hilarious 😹 WiFi Names Obama 😎 finds ways to make cybersecurity funny 😎 Subscribe to DISC InfoSec blog by Email

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Data Loss Prevention: Protect Yourself, Your Family, and Your Business

photo courtesy of Unsplash By Jasmine Dyoco Another day, another data breach. Lately, it seems like we can’t go more than a few days without hearing about another cyber attack. Data breaches have recently occurred at health insurance providers like Anthem, banks like Capital One, and even the Equifax credit bureau. If there’s anything these recent […]

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Computer security training courses

Computer security training courses – Online cyber security courses Build your cyber security awareness and InfoSec career to keep your cyber security skills relevant. Learn how to protect your information assets against today’s cyber threats with best online cyber security training courses.   DISC InfoSec cyber security training curriculum includes specialized InfoSec training and general cyber […]

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#TaxScam

It’s tax season, and with it comes Tax Scams. Stay Cyber Aware and Cyber Safe. “Thousands of people have lost millions of dollars and their personal information to tax scams. Scammers use the regular mail, telephone, or email to set up individuals, businesses, payroll and tax professionals. The IRS doesn’t initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages or […]

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Security Awareness Roadmap – Infographic via SANS Institute

#InfoSecAwareness   Full Size Image: Security Awareness Roadmap

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