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Cybersecurity training stories - Page 2

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Lookout finds UK Cyber Essentials unknown to security pros
Wed, 2nd Aug 2023
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Lookout unveils research finding security experts have a significant lack of awareness of the National Cyber Security Centre's Cyber Essentials framework.
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One-third employees in Asia susceptible to phishing: KnowBe4
Thu, 13th Jul 2023
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KnowBe4’s annual phishing benchmarking report finds untrained users are the biggest flaw in Asian organisations’ cyber defence layer.
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Four reasons to train your employees in cybersecurity in 2023
Mon, 8th May 2023
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How can IT decision-makers and business leaders ensure their teams are aware of cybersecurity best practices? Security awareness training.
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Cyber awareness training leaves companies exposed to attacks
Thu, 4th May 2023
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Traditional cybersecurity awareness training leaves companies vulnerable to social engineering attacks, according to cyberconIQ.
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Why securing digital assets is critical for businesses
Fri, 28th Apr 2023
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Security hardening is an effective way to enhance cybersecurity by reducing a business's attack surface exposure and protecting it against hostile forces.
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Singapore’s workers getting more security training - KnowBe4
Thu, 23rd Mar 2023
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KnowBe4 has released new research, which shows that 53% of Singaporean office workers are getting frequent security training from their employers.
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More Aussie employees receiving security training - KnowBe4
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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New research from KnowBe4 has found more Australian employees are being given security training as the country responds to high-profile data breaches.
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Cybersecurity training vital to bolster business defences
Fri, 17th Feb 2023
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Employees need three months of cybersecurity training for companies to reach an acceptable level of security, according to a new Employee Security Index.
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No cybersecurity training in 1/3rd of organisations: Hornet
Fri, 13th Jan 2023
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New research from a cybersecurity provider, Hornetsecurity, has found that a third of organisations do not provide cybersecurity training to remote workers.
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Cyber Aware brings on Dicker Data as Australian distributor
Thu, 12th Jan 2023
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Cyber Aware has appointed Dicker Data as its distributor in Australia in a move to strengthen its partner program in the region.
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Trustwave to use gamification to train cybersecurity professionals
Fri, 25th Nov 2022
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The initiative aims to elevate skillsets, build camaraderie among cybersecurity teams, and attract new and diverse talent to the field.
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Spike in demand for cybersecurity training amid skills shortage
Tue, 4th Oct 2022
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Google searches for cybersecurity training for employees have increased by 114% in the past four years, according to analysis by DeltaNet International.
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Australian boards urged to boost cybersecurity skills
Tue, 27th Sep 2022
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A new study has identified a need to prioritise cybersecurity training for board directors, to better protect organisations from cyber attacks.
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The security awareness training topics to reduce risk and promote a security-compliant culture
Thu, 15th Sep 2022
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Businesses must provide ongoing security awareness training to educate employees on identifying and combatting cyber threats.
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Is BYOD the final mile to Digital Transformation success?
Tue, 11th Jan 2022
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The concept of bring your own device (BYOD) has skyrocketed in popularity as remote and hybrid working becomes the norm. However, security concerns remain.
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Auldhouse significantly expands cybersecurity training offerings
Tue, 2nd Nov 2021
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Auldhouse set to become one of New Zealand's leading cybersecurity training providers, gaining official rights to the world's top cybersecurity certifications.
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Despite cybersecurity training 85% of employees still reuse passwords - report
Wed, 11th Aug 2021
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According to new research, nearly two-thirds of employees use personal passwords to protect corporate data and vice versa.
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Fortinet launches new technical assistance centre in Sydney's CBD
Wed, 11th Aug 2021
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Fortinet expands investment in Australia with new technical assistance centre in Sydney and partnerships with educational institutions.
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Microsoft partners with AustCyber to launch cybersecurity traineeship program
Mon, 26th Jul 2021
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Microsoft partners with AustCyber to launch a cybersecurity traineeship program, aiming to support 200 participants into a cyber career.
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Almost half of APAC organisations believe they lack necessary security talent - CrowdStrike research
Mon, 19th Jul 2021
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CrowdStrike research reveals almost half of APAC organisations believe they lack the necessary security talent. .
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Cybersecurity training may be broken - report
Wed, 14th Apr 2021
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Cybersecurity training during the pandemic is insufficient, with 61% of employees failing a basic test, according to a survey from TalentLMS.
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Fortinet promises free cybersecurity training until skills gap trend reverses
Mon, 11th Jan 2021
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Fortinet extends availability of its free self-paced Network Security Expert training courses to address cybersecurity skills gap.
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Vectra and Baidam to offer cybersecurity scholarships for Indigenous peoples
Fri, 18th Dec 2020
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The companies are partnering to provide First Nations’ peoples with scholarships, a full education and technical skills.
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How security awareness training can safeguard companies from cyber-attacks
Tue, 15th Sep 2020
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Cybersecurity incidents are increasing, but many companies fail to provide security awareness training, leaving employees vulnerable to attacks.