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Verdict Encrypt talks to Stephen Burke on how to make your security awareness training fit for purpose.

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 19, 2018 11:44:10 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Phishing Simulation, security awareness training

Good quality cybersecurity training is an essential part of any business, but while many companies believe they have it covered, what they are really providing is simply an exercise in box-ticking. Lucy Ingham speaks to Stephen Burke, CEO of Cyber Risk Aware, to find out what needs to change to ensure true employee cybersecurity awareness is being achieved.

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2018 Irish Companies to Watch from Enterprise Ireland in Australia

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 11, 2018 9:34:40 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Data Protection, Phishing Simulation, security awareness training

We are delighted to have made the Ones to Watch list for 2018 from Enterprise Ireland in Australia. Thank you to our customers and Partners for helping get us there.

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ITProPortal Q&A with Cyber Risk Aware: Why cyber risk is human risk

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 8, 2018 10:11:56 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in security awareness training, Cyber Risk as a Human Risk

ITProPortal speaks to Stephen Burke, Founder and CEO at Cyber Risk Aware about the challenges faced by organisations and how they can protect themselves from cyber crime by minimising the human risk.

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Thwarting the tricksters out to get your money

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 19, 2017 1:53:12 PM / by Stephen Burke posted in CEO Fraud, Phishing, Security awareness, security awareness training

Read some good advice for C-Suite Executives from Stephen Burke and other Cyber Security leaders from The Racontuer in the Sunday Times.

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Why online shoppers need to stay security-savvy.

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 14, 2017 11:00:00 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Data Protection, security awareness training

Cybercrime is on the rise, driven by cybercriminals who have effectively commercialised their operations, says Stephen Burke, chief executive at Cyber Risk Aware, a provider of cybersecurity awareness training.

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The role of education in fighting security breaches [Q&A]

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 12, 2017 9:25:26 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Data Protection, security awareness training

Stephen Burke in conversation with Ian Barker of Betanews on the role of education in fighting security breaches. Read the complete article here

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The human element of the GDPR: Compliance through staff training

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 7, 2017 9:42:04 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in security awareness training

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is looming and most organisations are focused on preparing for the deadline in May 2018 by investing in technologies and tools. But what about the human element of the GDPR?

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GlobalData says Insurers have a role to play in educating SMEs about cyber-attack risk

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 24, 2017 10:00:00 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in security awareness training

One way in which the benefits of cyber insurance and the risks around cyber-crime can be made demonstrable is in the approach taken by CFC Underwriting, an emerging risks and niche markets specialist. In partnership with Cyber Risk Aware, it has launched a programme for policyholders to provide training on cyber risks and in particular phishing emails.

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Insurers can help educate SMEs about cyber attack risk.

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 23, 2017 11:00:00 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in security awareness training

With increasing technological advances, the risks surrounding cyber-attacks continue to grow and develop. Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) need to begin educating themselves about cyber crime and the insurance industry could help says GlobalData.

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Has Everyone Really Been Hacked?

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 22, 2017 9:23:32 PM / by Stephen Burke posted in CyberCrime, Security awareness

When UK newspaper The Times ran a headline, 'Everyone has been hacked, say police', it leaves the question, is this just more scaremongering or a true reflection on the state of security?

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