Behavior Change & Training Page 6

Does your organization practice good USB-device hygiene?

Is it time to treat a USB thumb drive as you might treat a used hypodermic needle? “Why the Security of USB Is Fundamentally Broken”  by Andy Greenberg in Wired asks if there’s any hope, short of banning USB-connected devices that haven’t been screened by IT, for avoiding these ubiquitous malware risks. While this article… Read more »

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White Paper: 6 Steps to GRC Success

The threefold disciplines of governance, risk management, and compliance—GRC—represent a convergence of corporate responsibilities that bodes well organizations. Why? Because these formally disparate and siloed fields are finally coming together, especially as astute executives bring higher levels of oversight to them—from the board room to the individual employee. And in the process, organizations are becoming smarter, safer,… Read more »

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MediaPro Earns Top International Summit Creative Award

MediaPro Earns it’s 4th Top International Award, from Summit Creative Awards BOTHELL, WA – MediaPro, a leading provider of eLearning products and services, has added to its list of 100+ learning excellence awards with the Summit International Awards (SIA) announcement of a Silver award for the interactive training course, “Preventing Phishing.” Phishing is defined as attempts… Read more »

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Tools: Security and Privacy Awareness Tool Kit

Promoting organization-wide awareness of the importance of privacy and security protections is no easy task.  It takes a well-planned campaign that is executed over time, using best practices for security and privacy awareness training.  But it can be done—with an awareness program that combines training and reinforcement to achieve the sustainable behavioral change you desire… Read more »

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Posters: Free PCI Compliance Posters

Please enjoy our gift to you! MediaPro has helped many organizations build awareness using award winning interactive media, so that everyone understands how their individual actions have a collective impact on PCI Compliance. The PCI compliance posters shown below are part of our “integrated” awareness campaign approach, which includes reinforcement materials. An effective awareness and… Read more »

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Posters: Free Security Awareness Posters

We’re offering you four free security awareness posters to help your employees remember how important it is to practice good security habits. MediaPro has helped many organizations build their security awareness and privacy awareness efforts by targeting the kinds of behaviors that ensure the protection of information. The posters below come from our reinforcement library, which… Read more »

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Adaptive Compliance Library Announcement

MediaPro Announces the Adaptive Compliance Library™ – Revolutionizing Compliance Training The compliance training library enables companies to easily customize and deliver learning content, often reducing training development time by as much as 80%. MediaPro, the creator of the Adaptive Security Library™ and the Adaptive Privacy Library™ today announced the formal release of a new Adaptive Compliance Library™,… Read more »

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Code of Conduct Conundrum

Here’s a really insightful piece on the importance of developing and communicating a Code of Conduct that actually lives in the memories of employees. After all, what good is all that work on your Code if no one ever engages with it? These questions have been very much in our minds as we’ve been preparing… Read more »

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Why Mere Compliance Increases Risk

In the MediaPro article, “Why Mere Compliance Increases Risk” published in CSOonline.com, the authors state that in some cases, poor awareness training is as bad, as-if not worse than–no training it all. The Department of Health and Human Services recently confirmed that a lack of training is a common cause of HIPAA compliance difficulties. Given… Read more »

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Aristotle, Security Awareness, and Behavior Change

The subject of habit has become popular in recent years: Stanford’s B.J. Fogg, Charles Duhigg (The Power of Habit), and Chip and Dan Heath (Switch) are just a few of those tackling the subject of behavior change. But it turns out there there really is nothing new under the sun: Aristotle, way back in 350… Read more »

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