This is a high quality, 45-minute web-based interactive training using common traps, live demonstration videos, short tests and the new scenario-based Danger Zone exercise. Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness Training 2018 specializes in making sure employees understand the mechanisms of spam, phishing, spear-phishing, malware, Ransomware and social engineering, and are able to apply this knowledge in their day-to-day job. The training is split in 4 modules that an employee can do over time.
This 25-minute module is a shorter version of the full 45-minute training session. It covers the mechanisms of spam, phishing, spear-phishing, spoofing, malware hidden in files, with an interactive test at the end, as well as a fresh video for the 2018 year.
This 15-minute module is an advanced, condensed version of the full 45-minute training, often assigned to management. It covers the mechanisms of spam, phishing, spear-phishing, spoofing, malware hidden in files, and Advanced Persistent Threats with an interactive “Red Flags” phishing test at the end, including email best practices. The 2018 module is now available in 9 languages.
Our new KnowBe4 Security Awareness Training is 30 minutes long. It has the Your Role section from our 45 min. course. It also contains the shortened Red Flags section and a new "Common Threats" section that covers the Fake Excel/CEO fraud threat as well as ransomware, and has a 10-question assessment at the end.
This 20-minute module covers the basics of credit card security. It is meant for all employees in any organization who handle credit cards in any form, whether taking orders on the phone, swipe cards on terminals or through devices connected to smart phones. It teaches employees to handle credit card information securely to prevent data breaches. Different types of cards are covered, which specific elements the hackers are after, and explains how malware like keyloggers, password crackers, and spyware can endanger credit card information. Employees are taught the rules for paper copies of credit card data, and things to remember during data entry, including things NOT to do like sending credit card information through email and text and more. A quiz is given at the end of this module.
This 15-minute module specializes in making sure your employees understand the importance of Mobile Device Security. They will learn the risks of their exposure to mobile security threats so they are able to apply this knowledge in their day-to-day job.
This 15-minute module covers the rules of how to create and use strong passwords in both an office environment and at the house. Employees learn the 10 important rules for safer passwords, minimum password length, how to remember long passwords, get trained in best practices like using pass phrases and how to use a different password for every website.
This 15-minute module of the Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness Training series specializes in making sure your employees understand the importance of safely handling sensitive information, like Personally Identifiable Information (PII), Protected Health Information (PHI), Credit Card data (PCI DSS), including your organization’s proprietary information and are able to apply this knowledge in their day-to-day job for compliance with regulations.
This course takes an employee through the basics of what ransomware is, how it came to be, and what the risks of ransomware are. It has a lot of the information of the immensely popular Ransomware Hostage Rescue Manual that KnowBe4 publishes for free. It's 25 minutes long and has a 10-question assessment at the end that needs to be passed with an 80% score.
Hospitals are currently targeted by cyber criminals, penetrating their networks and locking patient files with crypto-ransomware so that no data is accessible for any hospital worker. This short (7-minute) module gives anyone working in a hospital the basics of ransomware, email security and Red Flags they need to watch out for to help prevent very expensive attacks like this.
This 20-minute module covers the protection of your employees, your customers and their funds, the premises, any security devices, computers, and networks, from physical circumstances and events that could cause serious losses or damage. This includes protection from robbery, kidnap/extortion, bomb threat, fire, natural disasters, burglary, and nuclear emergencies.
This 30-minute module uses real examples of credit card fraud, and how to protect your organization against this by being PCI compliant. This course is for anyone that’s responsible for handling credit cards in your organization and qualifies as Security Awareness Training. Especially owners, the CFO or Controller, managers and IT people in charge of credit card processing should take this course. After the training, you are able to download essential references regarding being or becoming PCI compliant.
In this 15-minute course, employees of financial institutions are stepped through the concepts of “Non-Public Personal Information”, or NPPI, best practices for protecting customers’ personal information, the employee's role in ensuring protection of NPPI, what is social engineering and how not to get tricked, how to protect against unauthorized access and misuse of protected information, and how to provide notice of an incident that may compromise customer information security.