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Cyber security decision-makers play a pivotal role in safeguarding their organisations against evolving cyber threats – one of their responsibilities is ensuring that employees, in every department, have a consistent cyber security baseline and a basic understanding of common and emerging cyber threats.
This blog aims to provide a comprehensive overview of basic cyber security awareness, so you know what needs to be included in your cyber security campaign.
Cyber security awareness forms the foundation of an organisation's defence against cyber threats. It involves educating employees about potential risks, promoting best practices, and fostering a culture of vigilance so cyber pitfalls and threats are avoided.
For CISOs, DPOs, and other cyber security decision-makers, investing in basic cyber security awareness has far-reaching benefits, including:
Basic cyber security awareness is an indispensable element of a holistic cyber security strategy. For CISOs, DPOs, and other cyber security decision-makers, investing in educating the workforce on potential risks, best practices, and incident response protocols is a proactive measure to safeguard sensitive data and maintain business continuity.
By understanding the significance of cyber security awareness and leveraging the basics, your employees can lead your organisations towards a safer digital future.
With TSC you can deliver targeted, comprehensive, tried and tested cyber security training and awareness materials that demystify the basic threats and risks employees will face every single day. The added bonus of working with us is our ability to customise our products to both minor customised levels and totally bespoke creations.
If you would like information about how The Security Company can help you to formulate a cyber security training and awareness program for your organisation and how we help support security leaders in setting up a fresh cyber security awareness framework ... please contact our Head of Business Development and Sales, Jenny Mandley.
The Security Company's vast library of customised and non-customised products and services are tailored for small, medium and large organisations and are available in a variety of languages. We also offer bespoke solutions for organisations that desire training and awareness materials built from the ground up.
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