MediaPRO News Coverage

Check out what our subject matter experts are saying in news coverage across the cybersecurity and data privacy landscape

Convenience Motivates Us, Not Security or Privacy: Lisa Plaggemier, MediaPRO - TechNadu

Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier discusses the privacy and security risks around us and how to educate on these issues in this Q&A interview with TechNadu.

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Contact-Tracing Apps: Privacy Group Raises Concerns - Gov Info Security

Is contact-tracing technology part of the post-coronavirus return to “normal?” Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast comments in this Gov Info Security article.

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Interview With Tom Pendergast, Chief Learning Officer at MediaPRO - AiThority

Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast talks data privacy, living in the digital area, and keeping people informed in this Q&A with AIThority Magazine.

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A Remote Workforce Makes Security Training More Critical - Security Boulevard

Learn some tips for how best to send coronavirus-themed simulated phishing emails to educate employees from Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier in this Security Boulevard article.

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Interview: Lisa Plaggemier, Chief Strategist, MediaPRO - InfoSecurity Magazine

InfoSecurity Magazine featured this interview with Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier on what makes good cybersecurity training and how to run an effective security awareness program.

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IT pros air their opinions on phishing employees - IT Pro

In this IT Pro article, Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier shares advice and caution when it comes to using real-world topics to send simulated phishing emails to employees as part of training and awareness.

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The Demand for Soft Skills - Cybersecurity Effectiveness Podcast

Hear about the importance of “soft skills,” such as creative problem-solving and communication, in modern security teams from Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier in this Verodin Cybersecurity Effectivness podcast episode.

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15 Coronavirus Online Scams to Watch Out For - The Street

Check out some advice on how to spot coronavirus phishing scams and what steps you can take to avoid them from Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier in this piece from The Street.

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Scams, Fraud and Misinformation: How Cybercriminals are Taking Advantage of Coronavirus - Security Magazine

Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast comments on the need to practice strong critical thinking skills in the age of coronavirus scams.

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The other virus threat: Surge in COVID-themed cyberattacks - Yahoo News

Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast weighs in on the the cyber risks working from home brings.

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CyberWire Daily Podcast -
3-12-2020

Learn some key results from our 2020 State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report from Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast on the CyberWire Daily Podcast with host Dave Bittner.

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Cruise Operator Carnival Corporation Discloses Cyber Attack - Security Magazine

MediaPRO Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier talks about the importance of phishing awareness related to a cyber attack on a large cruise line.

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Secrets from cybersecurity pros: How to create a successful employee training program - ZDNet

Learn some quick tips for security awareness training programs from MediaPRO Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier and other experts in this ZD Net article.

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Cybercriminals Using Coronavirus to Carry Out Phishing Attacks - Security Magazine

Chief Strategist Lisa Plaggemier offers insight into coronavirus phishing attacks and how to protect yourself against them.

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CCPA Draft Regulations v2.0 and the Uncertainties Continue - JD Supra

JD Supra cited our 2020 State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report in this article about changes to the California Consumer Privacy Act.

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Employees aware of privacy risks, but unsure of how they affect the workplace - HelpNet Security

HelpNet Security featured the findings of our 2020 State of Privacy and Security Awareness Report.

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Data breaches, privacy concerns and government pressure turn up the heat for cybersecurity experts - SiliconANGLE

Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast was quoted in this piece on Data Privacy Day 2020 on the importance of private data in our modern culture.

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Home Safe: 20 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Remote Workers - Dark Reading

Check out some advice for staying cybersecure while working from home from Chief Learning Officer Tom Pendergast in this Dark Reading piece.

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