Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security?
For the second year in a row, leading IT analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), has delved into the world of security awareness and policy training. Their latest research on this topic revealed that a tremendous shift in awareness training programs has taken place, especially in small and medium businesses.
However, attackers are constantly honing their skills and adapting their attack methods, and your employees remain the weak link in your network security.
Get insights into this new research including:
- Training content is becoming more accessible to organizations of all sizes from both a delivery and cost perspective.
- Programs are becoming more effective and have better measurement and management capabilities.
- Due to security awareness training, employees are better at recognizing various forms of social engineering.
- Apart from layers of security software, security policy and processes are needed to protect business data, and specifically addressing people as a weak link has significant and measurable ROI.