Training Users to Counteract Phishing

Reading Time: 1 minutePhishing is an increasingly more prevalent form of online, social engineered scams that escalate costs and risks to society year to year. This study demonstrates an association between anti-phishing training techniques used in previous research...

Influence of Awareness and Training on Cyber Security

Reading Time: 1 minuteThis article presents the results of a study to determine the impact of a cyber threat education and awareness intervention on changes in user security behavior. Subjects were randomly assigned to one of two introductory lectures about cyber...

Two case studies in using chatbots for security training

Reading Time: 1 minuteThis paper discusses the result of two case studies performed in a large international company to test the use of chatbots for internal security training. The first study targeted 26 end users in the company while the second study examined 80...

Promoting Personal Responsibility for Internet Safety

Reading Time: 1 minuteA framework to motivate safe online behavior that interprets prior research and uses it to evaluate some of the nonprofit online safety education efforts is presented. Self-efficacy and response efficacy have the most consistent impact on safety...