Humans are the weakest link

This is the trope which just won’t die. Despite some great work from people like EmmaW and the Socio-Technical Group at the NCSC, the ISACA and Angela Sasse’s team at UCL, the list of vendors …

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A park with a winding path which everyone has shortcut leaving a 'desire path' (HT Robert MacFarlane)

Designing security for people

The challenge Cyber security is always a careful balancing act between usability and security, and there are consequences to allowing the seesaw to swing too far one way or the other. Developing people focused cyber …

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Information Security Policies for people

Often driven more by regulation and legislation than by any real desire to change behaviour, information security policies are seen by author and reader alike as a tick box exercise. Organisations either forget or don’t …

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