Strong security awareness programs are the first line of defense against cybersecurity attacks, so organizations should take steps to develop, implement, and optimize them.
With more and more frequent reports of new security and data breaches, organizations are reminded that security awareness training is an integral part of a solid cybersecurity posture. In order to develop and sustain strong security awareness programs, organizations must be willing to take critical steps, including assessing their current programs, optimizing training, and designing a road map for maturing their security awareness.
Engage your end users
People, process, and technology all contribute in important ways to balanced information security in an organization. The weakest link? People – always people. The numbers back up that claim. According to the Verizon 2020 Data Breach Investigations Report, 67% of breaches originate from credential theft, errors, and social attacks such as phishing and business email compromise.