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10 Obstacles That Prevent Security Pros From Doing Their Jobs
The day-to-day grind of fighting threats and reducing cyber-risk is difficult in even the best of circumstances. Unfortunately, many security professionals face added friction in their work environments that makes it harder to do their jobs effectively.
6 Cybersecurity Tips for Schools
Cybercriminals are getting savvy with their phishing emails and hiding malicious downloads. Every school is vulnerable to attacks from every individual email account on your network. We asked cybersecurity experts for best practices and warning signs for both students and staff to look for to avoiding phishing, ransomware, and malicious downloads.
7 signs your IT training sucks
In today’s rapidly evolving IT world, having a highly trained staff is as important as taking advantage of the latest technologies and management practices. Yet despite the efficiency, productivity, and competitive benefits an expert team generates, many CIOs fail to pay sufficient attention to their organization’s training strategy, overseeing programs that, frankly... really kind of suck.
Infosec IQ wins Best in Show and four other awards for its training series
Infosec IQ won five awards for the Work Bytes and Core Concepts series, including Editing, Graphics & Animation, Training & Information, and Best in Show.
Infosec Institute Welcomes Bret Fund as SVP and General Manager
Bret Fund brings more than two decades of experience leading education companies through transformative growth and will guide Infosec through its current growth phase.
EDUCAUSE QuickPoll Results: Growing Needs and Opportunities for Security Awareness Training
Infosec partnered with EDUCAUSE for a QuickPoll on the state of security awareness training in higher education. See the results.
Infosec Institute Expands Partnership with EdAssist to Remove Learning Cost Barriers and Improve Employee Participation in its Education Offerings
First-of-its-kind direct pay model bills employers directly for employee learning courses, eliminating out-of-pocket expenses for employees.
Why soft skills are just as important as technical skills in cybersecurity
Technical skills are only a part of the equation that leads to career success. Round out your resume with Infosec's new cybersecurity soft skills learning path.
NEQSOL Academy collaborates with Infosec IQ to elevate cybersecurity awareness of the holding's employees
NEQSOL Academy announced a strategic partnership with Infosec IQ to strengthen the cybersecurity readiness of NEQSOL Holding's workforce by improving their awareness of cybersecurity threats and best practices.
Infosec Institute Named Top Online Learning Library by Training Industry for the Fifth Consecutive Year
Cybersecurity training provider recognized for breadth and quality of courses, industry innovation and impact.
A Successful Security Awareness Program. Made Simple.
Our security awareness training platform, Infosec IQ, will save you time and resources by automating and streamlining the most manual portions of a security awareness program. We’ve combined 20 years of industry experience with built-in automations to take the guesswork out running a successful security awareness training program — allowing you to focus on other strategic security priorities.
New ways to engage with your Infosec Skills platform
Whether you’re new to Infosec Skills or have a few course completions under your belt, this post will show you the improvements we’ve made to enhance your learning experience, better discover and design your next training paths, and make it even easier to navigate within the platform.
Get "Straight A's" in Your Security Awareness Training Program
Building and maintaining a security awareness training program should be as easy as 1-2-3. With the help of the below tools and resources found in our platform, Infosec IQ, you can achieve straight A’s in your training program. Our goal is to help you educate, engage and empower employees to be your A+ cybersecurity assets.
Cengage Work Expands Ready to Hire to Close Critical Cybersecurity Skills and Talent Gaps
Ready to Hire for Cybersecurity, with training and verified talent from Infosec Institute, will help employers fill open cybersecurity roles.
Infosec Named a Leader and Outperformer for Security Awareness and Training
Infosec is recognized as a Leader and Outperformer in the GigaOm Radar Report for Security Awareness and Training
Infosec Launches New Office Comedy Themed Security Awareness Training Series
Work Bytes offers short, entertaining and useful trainings on today’s most common cybersecurity threats
Winners announced for the 2022 Infosec Excellence Client Award Program
Ten clients were recognized in the 2022 Infosec Excellence Awards Program.
2022: A year of cybersecurity education with Infosec
Two fun facts: We launched over 600 new PhishSim templates and 81 hands-on labs. Curious to learn more about what we’ve been up to?
Infosec Institute launches free holiday-themed resources to prevent organizations and employees from being “Hacked for the Holidays”
Cyber training resources help security leaders raise awareness and protect employees during the holiday scam season.
Cyber risk management with straightforward reporting
Infosec IQ’s reporting tool, My Dashboards, automatically surfaces your most impactful data through visualizations — so you can spend less time gathering, analyzing and interpreting data and more time addressing your greatest vulnerabilities.
IT security professionals tell the pros and cons of their jobs
Cybersecurity professionals with "tangible, marketable, demonstrable skills can pretty much write their own ticket" in today's job market, said Infosec Principal Security Researcher Keatron Evans.
CISO's Secrets Podcast with Cengage CTO Jim Chilton
Cengage Group CTO and Infosec General Manager Jim Chilton joined the CISO's Secrets by Check Point podcast to discuss his work in the education and cybersecurity space.
The best cybersecurity certifications for your career
Looking for your next cybersecurity certification? Upwork collected the best available certs, including Infosec's Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT).
The business case for apprenticeships: Filling open tech roles and creating new opportunities
The tech workforce continues to struggle closing labor gaps. In fact, 65% of tech employers struggle to find and hire the talent they need, according to Cengage Group’s 2022 Employability Report.
8 bad communication habits to break in IT
Infosec General Manager Jim Chilton and other industry leaders discuss typical communication missteps that can hinder IT productivity — and how to address them.
How Leidos Tackled Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Through Education
Learn how Leidos partnered with providers like Infosec to build its CyberEDGE Academy, which has helped train more than 100 individuals — the majority of which are Leidos employees.