The importance of general cyber security awareness

OpenSesame

The first half of 2020 alone saw almost 150,000 reported attacks , and phishing was responsible for several of the year’s major breaches. Given that, it’s no surprise that phishing prevention usually plays a big role in organizational security awareness training. Password security.

The Weakest Link in Cyber Security

HCMguru

Of course, we have firewalls and security software but as it has been already pointed out, the most vulnerable point in this situation is your workforce and they have to be taught how to tackle the attacks on your company’s cyber presence. Learning Cyber Security HCMguru

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Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure. Social Security number. These suggestions are a good reminder for maintaining security.

Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure. Social Security number. These suggestions are a good reminder for maintaining security.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

handle any secure external API calls, which means. In 2016, Google reported that the number. making use of the cloud in order to provide always- on, ultra-secure learning at scale. Forbes (2017), ‘2017 State Of Cloud Adoption And Security’ 10 Translate Your Learning into.

We Didn’t See It Coming (3 Application Security Lessons During a Global Pandemic)

KMI Learning

Here are 3 Application Security Lessons During a Global Pandemic. “We There are application security lessons to be learned in a crisis. We can apply these insights to the world of application security , and learn from them. Lulled into a false sense of security, we fell asleep at the proverbial wheel. Training your people to build security into their applications will go a long way in keeping those applications safe.

Security features of LMS

Xpertcube

According to Wikipedia, the main purpose of LMS software is the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of various courses to one or more learners. For the users, security on LMS is always a question of debate. Online security is important because, people can break into data and modify, cause changes, or disrupt operations. Encryption assures that the data is safe and secure when transmitted between applications. Mobile Security.

Here’s the latest thinking on measurement, analytics and reporting

CLO Magazine

While we don’t hear as much about measurement and reporting, there are exciting and significant developments occurring in these areas as well. Standardization and Reporting. There are two very significant developments here, each of which will change the way human capital metrics are reported. First, the International Organization for Standardization published the first-ever “Human Capital Reporting Standards” in December 2018.

Captivate 8 and 9 security updates

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 8 and 9 updates (release date 13 June, 2017 ) fix some vulnerabilities when reporting quiz results to a server. In this update, we have sanitized the php files that you need for internal server reporting. For more information, read the security bulletin. For more information, see Report quiz results to an internal server. Blog Security adobe captivate 9 Captivate 8 internalserverread.php internalserverreporting.php Quiz Results Analyzer

Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

eLearning 24-7

You can still buy the 2016 Top 50 LMS Report (BTW). Let’s move on to 2017… The report is being built as we speak, with a release for purchase on Jan. The Top 50 2017 report promises to be even better with new categories, new design and new cool capabilities. . Open source systems are included, but not “customized shops or botique firms from customized Moodle per se that you pay” In the 2017 report, the number of vendors explored was 1,000.

Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

eLearning 24-7

You can still buy the 2016 Top 50 LMS Report (BTW). Let’s move on to 2017… The report is being built as we speak, with a release for purchase on Jan. The Top 50 2017 report promises to be even better with new categories, new design and new cool capabilities. . Open source systems are included, but not “customized shops or botique firms from customized Moodle per se that you pay” In the 2017 report, the number of vendors explored was 1,000.

Investing in cyber security prevention

OpenSesame

A data breach has occurred when an individual’s name plus Social Security Number (SSN), driver’s license number, medical record, or a financial record/credit/debit card is tendentially put at risk. . IBM’s Data Breach Study reports that on average, the cost per record stolen in the United States is $221, and that the average time to just identify a malicious attack is 229 days. Hackers prey on human error by stimulating strong emotions to create gaps in security.

Investing in cyber security prevention

OpenSesame

A data breach has occurred when an individual’s name plus Social Security Number (SSN), driver’s license number, medical record, or a financial record/credit/debit card is tendentially put at risk. . IBM’s Data Breach Study reports that on average, the cost per record stolen in the United States is $221, and that the average time to just identify a malicious attack is 229 days. Hackers prey on human error by stimulating strong emotions to create gaps in security.

The SEC has published its final rule on human capital reporting

CLO Magazine

Securities and Exchange Commission just published its final rule on human capital reporting on Aug. 10 update on the SEC and ISO initiatives for human capital reporting. Today, companies have to report only one human capital metric: number of employees. The U.S.

Update on the SEC and ISO initiatives for human capital reporting

CLO Magazine

Securities and Exchange Commission proposed their first rule for human capital reporting one year ago in August 2019. Today, companies have to report only one human capital metric: number of employees. Number of accidents and those killed may be reported. The U.S.

Analytics Reporting: How to tell if your quizzes are passing the grade

Lambda Solutions

While a lot of LMS reporting focuses on who completed what, when, and with which results, the real golden nugget of learning analytics is looking back through the results to review the quality of your course. With Lambda Analytics you can report on the completion of quizzes, and you can use the data to assess your quizzes. Report in Focus: Quiz Questions Attempt Summary. Our out-of-the-box Quiz Question Attempt Summary report has the answers you need. - 2 MINS READ -.

Podcast 35: How Advanced Reporting Transforms Training – With Tamer Ali

Talented Learning

Now he’s back with Authentic Analytics, an advanced reporting platform for training professionals. KEY TAKEAWAYS: Advanced reporting is more than just a data dump. However, for a variety of reasons, learning leaders have been slow to adopt advanced reporting as a practice. What led you from developing the Crowd Wisdom learning platform to your mission now with advanced reporting at Authentic Learning Labs? For example, reporting was an immediate need.

Are your retail associates prepared to handle a security threat?

Axonify

McIntosh and his team work around the clock to make sure their retail associates know how to deal with any security threats, so that their customers don’t have to. So how do you prepare your retail associates for security threats? Safety procedures and security training aren’t things you institute to simply check off a box, they’re integral to the success of your business. Use the public as your news reporters.

Unlock your potential with Towards Maturity’s 2016-17 Learning Benchmark Report

Jane Hart

Today, Towards Maturity released their 2016-17 Learning Benchmark Report: Unlocking Potential: Releasing the potential of the business and its people through learning. I was honoured to be asked to write the Foreword to this year’s, and I am reproducing it here in order to provide a taster of what you will find in the full report and encourage you to get hold of a copy for yourself and unlock your own potential!

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Avoid Security "Frights" With National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

OpenSesame

Cyber threats pose one of the gravest national security dangers the United States faces,” stated President Barack Obama. Yet spending on security training for application developers has failed to grow accordingly. Aspect Security, a leader in application security training and an OpenSesame seller, recently released its annual report on the state of developer application security knowledge.

Reporting Crimes on Campus: The Influence of The Clery Act

KnowledgeCity

Campus security is not merely a buzzword; it is a mandate, an obligation and a priority for all US educational institutions. The Jeanne Clery Act is a US federal statute that obligates universities and colleges participating in financial aid programs (federal) to maintain as well as disclose all campus crime statistics and key security information. Note that Clery’s parents, Howard and Connie, led the crusade to implement the original Campus Security Act.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin

LifterLMS

Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kathy shares her story of entering the WordPress security space and several tips and tricks for online course creators to help protect their platforms. Security is incredibly important. Website security is like an insurance plan. Kathy Zant: Security is incredibly important.

Introducing Lectora Mobile—Simple and Secure m-Learning

Trivantis

With this powerful mobile learning solution, e-Learning administrators can easily deliver and track secure, SCORM-compliant mLearning content—even offline. With Lectora Mobile, you don’t have to worry about security, compatibility or integration. We’ll help you deliver your mobile training content easily and securely. SCORM-Compliant Tracking: Seamlessly track courses, surveys and assessments with SCORM, and get full reporting on usage, access and completion status.?.

Lock It Down: How to Keep Your Zoom Meetings Safe and Secure

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

While these types of interferences are simply one of the harsh realities of the virtual world, we can do our best to combat these issues by staying vigilant about online safety and security. E2EE is almost like a tunnel, transmitting those messages securely between the legitimate parties.

Unicorn praised for information security

Unicorn Training

Unicorn Training has built its ISMS in SharePoint and information security has been embedded in the core operation of the business.Stuart Jones, Unicorn Training Director of IT, said: “We are really pleased with the audit report. We’ve worked hard this year to implement the recommendations in our initial report and develop new safeguards and measures to ensure our clients can continue having complete confidence that their information is secure.

Cyber Security: ‘A Tale of Two Banks’

Unicorn Training

It is reported that the hackers behind the attack demanded a £75,000 bitcoin ransom, although it is unclear whether Lloyds bowed to this request.Tesco Bank was not so lucky. When we consider the reputation of the UK banking sector amongst its customers, trust is a critical factor, and information security plays a huge role in this.

NEWS: Highest Information Security Tick For Unicorn

Unicorn Training

This new standard has been brought in to reflect the changing demands of IS security in the face of challenges and threats that did not exist in 2005.This is the last year that firms can get the old standard - all ISO27001 audited businesses have to upgrade to the new standard but Unicorn opted to get ahead of the curve by upgrading a year early.

Special Report: 2021 Talent Development Trends and Predictions

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

My Prediction / What to Watch: Organizations intent on securing this demographic will have to put in some serious effort. 2020 was a rollercoaster of a year to say that least. Organizations were impacted in ways we had never seen before.

U.S. Workers Report 5-Year High in Job Security

CLO Magazine

Although employees display stronger feelings of job security, more than one-third are likely to look for a new job in the next 12 months, a new survey shows. workers are reporting the highest level of job security since October 2008, according to the September Randstad U.S. Although employees display stronger feelings of job security, more than one-third are likely to look for a new job in the next 12 months, the survey said.

Special Report – Hacking in the MR World

eLearning 24-7

Check for security, catch a few items of interest. Businesses, companies, financial institutions will need to be strengthen their security, beyond what they have now. Start thinking now of security measures including safeguards. Earlier this year, I attended a VR/AR/MR conference in London, UK. While sitting in a session with a group of experts in the space, I raised my hand and asked a simple question, “What is being done to deal with hacking Mixed Reality.”

Chairperson’s Report from Corporate Learning Week

NovoEd

One of the sponsors of the conference, Inspired eLearning , had a demo running of a VR environment where through a headset, you could work through a scenario to catch security procedure lapses in a virtual work environment. The post Chairperson’s Report from Corporate Learning Week appeared first on NovoEd. For the 2018 Corporate Learning Week – Silicon Valley conference, Matt Nawrocki and I from NovoEd acted as the chairpersons for the conference.

Taco Mac Secures Fifty Spots in NRAEF Apprenticeship Program

discoverlink

As one of two restaurants in Georgia to participate in the program, Taco Mac is a pioneer for the restaurant industry, having secured 20% of the available restaurant apprenticeship spots and $50,000 in grants for the inaugural year. Taco Mac must report quarterly to the NRAEF on competency achievements and wage incentives for employees in the program. The post Taco Mac Secures Fifty Spots in NRAEF Apprenticeship Program appeared first on DiscoverLink. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.

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Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

In this case, it is likely that sensitive data will be stored and controlled by the SaaS provider and used by an organization’s customers or partners so that the data never comes in contact with the organization’s network, firewalls, or any other security device or process controlled by the organization. This situation gives CIOs and CISOs significant concerns, as SaaS applications can leave leaders with little visibility and control regarding the security of the application and its data.

Stay Safe Online: Cyber Security for Cyber Monday

OpenSesame

For this reason we’d like to give you the basics of cyber security and the tools you can utilize to make safe transactions online! If the URL starts with “http” and not “https” the site is not secure, and you should show caution when putting private information into the site. If you happen to run into fraud or cyber crime be sure to report it and help keep others safe. Cyber Monday, following on the coat-tails of Black Friday, is the year’s biggest online shopping day.

eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena by Jim on October 15, 2010 in Reviews , eLearning Most of the eLearning modules we design here at Dashe & Thomson are aimed at the corporate audience.

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eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena by Jim on October 15, 2010 in Reviews , eLearning Most of the eLearning modules we design here at Dashe & Thomson are aimed at the corporate audience.

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A small investment in IT security training could save you millions

Litmos

Impacted companies are often unprepared, leaving them scrambling to secure data, communicate with customers, and repair damaged reputations. Ransomware attacks are the current tool of choice among cyber criminals, reaching number one on the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report's list of most serious cyber security threats. Faced with security measures that are nearly insurmountable, hackers have changed their strategy.