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Hacker’s Mind
A large, well-established tech enterprise with over 10,000 employees is one of the latest companies to change their approach to security awareness training by delivering people-centric security training from Elevate Security. As a global enterprise, security is a priority, but rolling out security training across their offices has been a big challenge. “If my users like...
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The Security Awareness Buyer’s Guide to Choosing the Right Security Awareness Training Solution   Ready to start or refresh security awareness training at your company but want to take a different approach that doesn’t bore your users and leave you no less secure? In this guide, you’ll learn how to select a solution that’s right for...
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Getting your employees to care about security is hard. Not only does security feel irrelevant to them, but they’d much rather be doing their job than going through security awareness training exercises. Video lectures, lengthy quizzes, and brown bag lunch trainings are what paint an image of security in your employees’ minds — and it...
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National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is right around the corner, and every year I find myself thinking of ways to maximize the unique opportunity this month brings. The momentum behind NCSAM provides support for engagement programs that might otherwise be hard to come by. This support can come in the form of resources, executive...
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Hacker's Mind Engagement Platform
Since our April release of Hacker’s Mind, we’ve been hard at work on a brand new feature that we’re excited to share with you today: Engagement Platform.   Creating a good security training program is half the equation, the other half is being able to easily manage it. With the release of our new Engagement...
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security behavior change
I’m often asked what it takes to actually get employees to practice better security. Security practitioners have tried for decades to push the latest and greatest training programs on their employees only to see them practicing the same old behaviors. Phishing links still get clicked, passwords are reused across accounts, and laptops remain unlocked in...
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security awareness
  In my former life as a CISO and security executive, I really disliked the phrase “security awareness”. I’m close to saying I hated it and I don’t think I’m alone. I’m not entirely sure where it stems from, but I’d guess it’s a combination of a) the bad taste in my mouth from all...
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hacker's mind security awareness training
Here’s the conundrum most CISOs face: despite hours and hours of training, most employees still don’t know how to avoid today’s security threats. In an age of increasingly dangerous attacks, the million-dollar question is — how can you transform your team into real security advocates if training doesn’t work? Our mission is to change the...
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