Security Awareness

Is All Fair in Simulated Phishing?

This article originally appeared on CSO Online.  We’ve all heard the saying “all is fair in love and war,” but what about when it comes to simulated phishing? Is there a limit to how far we should go in attempting to emulate the trickery and deceptive tactics of the cybercriminals who bombard our employees with… Read more »

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Video: The Wi-Fi Drifter

Her hand is never far from her trusty mobile device; her eye ever watchful for thieves. Her devices are never unattended, or out of sight. This is the story of the Wi-Fi Drifter. With the holidays coming up and your employees inevitably traveling near and far, we wanted to pass along one of our newest… Read more »

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Infographic: 3 PII Phishing Tactics to Look Out For

Personally identifiable information (PII) is some of the most valuable data that cybercriminals go after. With a Social Security number and birthdate, an industrious hacker could take control of nearly all aspects of your or a coworker’s life. With this much up for grabs, cybercriminals are turning to the keepers of this data—you, your employees… Read more »

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MediaPro Named a Leader in 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training

MediaPro has been positioned as a Leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training1, marking the fourth consecutive year the company has been given this designation. Gartner has consistently recognized MediaPro for its ability to execute and completeness of vision. “We believe our recognition is proof that industry experts are realizing the… Read more »

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The Silver Lining on the Equifax Breach

A version of this article originally appeared in CSO Online By any measure, the Equifax data breach was and is a disaster. Most importantly, it exposed the data of 143 million American consumers, which could cause years of trouble for all involved. It also revealed all too clearly the tenuous protections provided for consumer data… Read more »

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Winners Announced in MediaPro Awareness Program Excellence Awards

The results are in! We’re pleased to announce the winners of our first-ever Awareness Program Excellence Awards, acknowledging five companies for their work producing security and privacy awareness programs worthy of recognition. The winners and honorable mentions for 2017 are: Vakrangee Limited, Winner in the category of Small Organizations (1-1,500 employees) Encore Capital Group (ECG),… Read more »

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