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Why Security Awareness Is Like An Umbrella
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Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
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12/6/2013 | 2:41:16 PM
Re: Intriguing article
Yes the idea of tailoring security awareness programs to the individual organizations and employees makes a lot of sense. Curious to know if any readers approach awareness in this manner already? If so, how do you design your program and execute it?
clorenzo
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clorenzo,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/5/2013 | 4:13:17 PM
Intriguing article

This is a great read Ira. I agree that just because a counter measure isn't effective 100% of the time, doesn't mean it is time to scrap it. There is no cure-all solution to security. I've also seen a lot of companies that have  a "set it and forget it" mentality when it comes to security. The issue with this type of thinking is that hackers and identity thieves are adapting their methods on a constant basis, and technology has inherent flaws since is primarily built to protect against existing threats. I look forward to reading your upcoming articles.



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