Cybersecurity

Three Critical Factors in Building a Comprehensive Security Awareness Program

Apr 6th, 2022 @4:00 pm
Three key elements form the foundation of a successful awareness education program: knowledge of audiences, pervasive and continuous communication and interactive education on security tactics. Security and risk management leaders should use this research to implement a comprehensive program.

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Speakers

Joanna Huisman

SVP of Strategic Insights & Research KnowBe4
Joanna Huisman is a marketing, training and communications professional with over 20 years of experience in strategic, internal and customer-facing engagements in the financial services/tech industries with added experience in sales, operations and organizational development. She was previously senior research director at Gartner in the areas of security awareness, education, behavior management, culture, crisis communications security and risk program managem

Three Critical Factors in Building a Comprehensive Security Awareness Program

Three key elements form the foundation of a successful awareness education program: knowledge of audiences, pervasive and continuous communication and interactive education on security tactics. Security and risk management leaders should use this research to implement a comprehensive program.

Join Joanna Huisman, SVP of Strategic Insights & Research at KnowBe4, as she shares how your organization can level up your security culture and empower your last line of defense against cyber attacks – your users. She’ll go over key challenges such as:

  • Why most people forget the majority of what is presented in a training program that occurs infrequently.
  • Why interactive simulations produce higher levels of skills retention than the mere presentation of recommended security actions, but can be difficult to measure compared to other awareness metrics.
  • Why audiences are bored by education programs that fail to leverage a variety of media and content styles.

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