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Report: 7 in 10 Employees Struggle with Cyber Awareness

Seven in 10 employees lack the awareness to stop preventable cybersecurity incidents, according to the second-annual State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report, released this week by MediaPro. For the second year in a row, the average survey respondent achieved a “Novice” score, showing the average survey respondent is dangerously close to one wrong decision… Read more »

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Two Live Webinars Set for NCSAM 2017

We’re pleased to feature two live webinars as part of our 2017 National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) activities. Whether you’re interested in the findings of our latest State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report, or want best-practice tips for building a comprehensive security awareness program, MediaPro has your back.  Learn more below: The 2017… Read more »

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Submissions Now Open for 2017 MediaPro Awareness Program Excellence Awards

We’re pleased to announce the launch of MediaPro’s new Awareness Program Excellence Awards to recognize exemplary employee awareness initiatives. At a time when 43 percent of breaches examined by the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) could have been prevented by knowledgeable employees, comprehensive awareness programs in the arenas of cybersecurity and data privacy… Read more »

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3 Human-Focused Sessions to Attend at Black Hat USA 2017

We’re thrilled to be attending our first Black Hat conference in Las Vegas on July 26-27 and cannot wait to take in all the world’s leading cybersecurity conference has to offer. Now in its 20th year, Black Hat USA has become synonymous with hyper-technical best practices and seminars offering the very latest in InfoSec research… Read more »

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MediaPro Launches Security and Privacy Awareness Training Aimed at Executives

MediaPro has announced the launch of cybersecurity and data privacy training for executives designed to deliver company leaders streamlined, customizable, and mobile-friendly training that prepares them to combat cybersecurity threats. Cybercriminals regularly target managing directors and C-level executives because of their elevated access to their company’s most sensitive information, necessitating a dedicated training offering built with… Read more »

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MediaPro Announces New GDPR Privacy Awareness Solution

MediaPro has launched an industry-first General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Privacy Awareness Solution, directly helping companies to comply with one of the most significant data privacy regulatory updates in recent years. The EU’s GDPR, which will go into effect May 2018, affects any company that handles the personal data of EU citizens, whether at an… Read more »

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MediaPro Announces New Planning Tool, Industry-Specific Employee Awareness Solutions

MediaPro has announced the launch of its new Adaptive Planning Tool as well as defined awareness programs for the retail and healthcare industries. The Planning Tool, integrated within MediaPro’s award-winning Adaptive Awareness Portal, allows security and privacy program professionals to quickly identify and configure an awareness program plan that suits their industry, their culture, and… Read more »

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