General User Awareness Training

Empowering Your Workforce to Become Cyber-Savvy against future Cyber Threats

Employees’ awareness, and adherence to cybersecurity best practices greatly enhance the organization’s overall resilience.

Training Objective

Employees are crucial frontline defenders in protecting organizational assets from cyber threats. Their actions, awareness, and adherence to cybersecurity best practices greatly enhance the organization’s overall resilience.

Training Outline

Phishing awareness and email security
  • Identifying suspicious email senders and subject lines
  • Recognizing common phishing techniques such as urgency and impersonation
  • Verifying links and attachments before clicking or downloading
  • Creating strong and unique passwords for different accounts
  • Using password managers to securely store and generate passwords
  • Regularly updating passwords and avoiding password reuse
  • Understanding common social engineering tactics like pretexting and baiting
  • Being cautious of requests for sensitive information over phone or email
  • Verifying the identity of individuals requesting access or information
  • Avoiding clicking on suspicious links or pop-ups
  • Checking for HTTPS and valid SSL certificates on websites
  • Using ad blockers and antivirus software for additional protection
  • Knowing the signs of unauthorized access or unusual system behavior
  • Reporting phishing attempts, malware infections, or unauthorized access promptly
  • Understanding the importance of reporting incidents to IT or security teams
  • Familiarizing with company policies regarding data handling and protection
  • Following guidelines for accessing company resources securely
  • Reporting policy violations or compliance concerns to designated personnel
  • Keeping up-to-date with cybersecurity news and industry trends
  • Participating in training sessions or workshops on emerging threats
  • Subscribing to security alerts and notifications from reputable sources
  • Locking devices when not in use and using strong authentication methods
  • Encrypting sensitive data before transmitting or storing it
  • Securing physical workspaces to prevent unauthorized access to devices
  • Understanding the importance of reporting incidents promptly
  • Knowing how to report incidents through designated channels
  • Cooperating with incident response teams for investigation and resolution
  • Encouraging colleagues to prioritize cybersecurity in their daily activities
  • Promoting open communication about security concerns and best practices
  • Recognizing and rewarding employees for their contributions to cybersecurity
  • Participating in ongoing cybersecurity training and awareness programs
  • Seeking feedback and guidance on areas for improvement
  • Taking proactive steps to enhance personal cybersecurity knowledge and skills

Training Outcome

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