Can you Hack IT?

Layer 8 Security has developed the first, automated, theme-based, and fully portable, Cyber Escape Room to enhance the way in which Security Awareness is taught. Below are some screenshots from the New Virtual Cyber Escape Room. There is a video introduction into the game, explaining the rules and concepts.   The talented “Anonymous” explains the...
Learn More

Paying it Forward

In this time of life-altering change, Layer 8 Security is offering to assist any company with an offer to make their lives a bit easier. We acknowledge that many of you are extremely busy addressing the need for staff to work remotely. This, for many of you, has exhausted most of your resources, focusing on...
Learn More

Working from Home

With the significant increase in social engineering attacks, especially in light of the “work from home” requirements, I am finding myself in an uncomfortable situation. Many companies are expecting their staff to work from home, be positive and productive in light of the need to self-isolate. Unfortunately, cybercriminals also working hard to attack people working...
Learn More

emt Distribution signs Layer 8 Security to address the human dimension of cyber risk prevention

Reseller partners can offer first fully measurable Security Behaviour Framework and Cyber Escape Room training adventures in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Adelaide, Australia – 18 February 2020: Cyber security software specialist, emt Distribution, today announced an agreement with Australian company, Layer 8 Security to offer a complete suite of security awareness solutions leveraging progressive...
Learn More

How much We Retain & Forget

Our brains can easily accommodate so much information, but why is it that we remember some things vividly while forget others almost instantly. The solution to overcome this memory retention ration is hidden in the analysis itself. Have a look, till “The Cone of Learning” It turns out, there’s a formula that describes how we...
Learn More

Interesting scam alert

This is very clever. I would probably fall for it if not warned. Give this wide distribution. This scam is actually very clever. Just when you thought you’d heard it all. Be very careful out there! Beware of people bearing gifts! The following is a recounting of the incident from the victim: Wednesday a week...
Learn More

Security Awareness Training is ineffective!

With an ever-increasing amount of cyber-attacks being undertaken and staff pressures increasing which often leading to human errors, we need to look differently at Security Awareness Training. I am sure that there is one thing all security experts should be able to agree upon, and that is that the vast majority of security awareness training...
Learn More

Get the budget you need, not the one you deserve.

Without strong metrics that matter to the business, security awareness programs will continue to be the “bastard child of security”. We all know how little budget security gets, and of that, security awareness programs often achieve a minimalistic amount. Security Awareness programs are an essential component of any good security program, yet they rarely get...
Learn More
1 2 3 11