People May be Too Fearful of Phishing Now

For years security professionals have tried to convince family, friends, and fellow employees to be wary of unsolicited email messages. We’ve shared examples of phishing emails, sent out tests, and stressed the consequences of sharing confidential data. It all may have worked too well! SC Magazine reported last year that employees are ignoring legitimate business […]
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Update Your Browser Now

Developers of internet-facing applications are constantly working to find and fix security issues with those applications. Browser writers are no exception; in fact, they may be the most active. Sometimes they find vulnerabilities on their own or by using code analysis tools. There are many lists on the ‘net of such tools and https://phoenixnap.com/blog/vulnerability-assessment-scanning-tools is […]
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Is Anonymous Data Really Anonymous?

Cyber security professionals are also often involved in ensuring the privacy of organizational and customer data. One important category of that data is Personally Identifiable Information or PII. That is data where it can be determined to whom the data belongs. One example of PII is stored credit card information. A database may include a […]
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The Benefits of Spaced Repetition

Through a combination of research and trial and error, educators have learned a lot about how people learn. A couple of years ago I mentioned the idea of spaced repetition. This is a technique where learners review material after some time. It makes learning more efficient both in terms of time to learn something and […]
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Failure in Learning Part II: The Importance of the Debrief and Coaching

I previously  wrote about the need to be able to fail in a safe learning environment. That can be in a software course or a course on people skills such as customer service. We do learn a lot from our mistakes. An essential part of a learning environment that lets people fail – or any […]
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