October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October 02, 2019

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. It is a good time to review your cybersecurity awareness and readiness. During this month, the PurpleBox Security team will be sharing information and resources that you can use to be prepared and protect yourself from cyber threats, both in your personal and professional digital activities.

According to a recent study, 76% of organizations indicate that the majority and most persistent security threat comes from “the enemy from within” – negligent end-users – who frequently click on bad links, putting organizations at a higher chance of falling victim to email phishing, ransomware, CEO fraud scams and different types of malware.

There are great resources provided by Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency that you can leverage to build a cybersecurity program for your company:

However, your employees are frequently exposed to sophisticated social engineering attacks. It is time for a comprehensive approach to effectively manage this problem.

Get in touch with us and get started with Phishing Simulation Testing and Security Awareness Training for your company. You will be surprised how easy and simple it is to train your users against the evolving threats, protect your company, and leverage compliance. Our managed services are delivered by PurpleBox Security experts and powered by our select partners of next-gen, gamified cyber training platforms.