Reinforcement Posts

Video: Tis the Season…For Phishing!

Phishing attempts increase during the holiday season when some of us – cough, cough – are a little too “trigger happy” when clicking on e-deal or tracking our shipped packages. Hackers use seasonal gimmicks like fake package tracking URLs and fake order confirmation emails to catch targets unaware during the holidays (including on Black Friday and… Read more »

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Video: Physical Security

Remind employees that protecting information starts by protecting property with MediaPro’s newest security awareness reinforcement animation, Physical Security. MediaPro’s reinforcement library can be branded and paired with your existing awareness program (even if it’s not with us). Our mantra: Training + Reinforcement = Behavior Change. Contact us for details. We’ve made this animation available to you,… Read more »

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When It Comes to Security, Paranoid Is Good

It’s better to be safe than sorry. There has never been a truer idiom when dealing with sensitive information. If you work somewhere where you access personal information, keeping that information private is as much a part of a job as showing up on time and performing core responsibilities. Things happen during our workday—we see… Read more »

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MediaPro Launches New Adaptive Phishing Simulator and Knowledge Assessment Products

BOTHELL, WA – October 06, 2015 – MediaPro announced two new tools to support its existing Adaptive Awareness Framework™: the Adaptive Phishing Simulator™ and the Adaptive Knowledge Assessment™. Both tools are part of MediaPro’s full suite of training and awareness products designed to address companies’ evolving needs toward implementing a truly integrated security awareness program. An… Read more »

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How to Travel Safely with Data & Devices

Sometimes you do it for business. You take your work along when you attend industry conferences, trainings, and in-person client meetings. Sometimes you do it in the midst of fun. You sneak in a little work from the beach, from a public venue, or from the home of your childhood best friend. All the while,… Read more »

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50% of Worst Data Breaches Attributed to Human Error

Okay, we admit it. We may have a slight obsession with keeping up on the latest security reports (specifically regarding security awareness). But there’s good reason. Tucked between the data and the charts are patterns of behavior. Identifying these patterns can help us improve our security posture. The 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey commissioned by… Read more »

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Chicken or the Egg: Better Software Or Better Training

In this corner, we have folks like Richard Howard. People who believe that when it comes to cybersecurity, we should look past our employees. We can’t expect the average end user to identify a phishing attempt or a suspicious URL, and we certainly shouldn’t blame them (or make fun of them) when they make a… 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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Video: Free Privacy Awareness Animation

We have put together this short privacy awareness video to help you reinforce your message about protecting personal information. Our goal for this video was simple: cover the critical things that every employee should know about protecting personal information (PII) in around one minute. Our belief is that you should provide annual privacy awareness training to be… Read more »

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