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Deploying technology products alone is never enough to keep your systems secure. You also need to train your users to be aware of cyber security issues and threats, and to know how to keep the organisation's information and systems secure.
Traditional in-house training and communication on IT security is seldom effective alone.

SSS has a number of effective IT Security and awareness training and monitoring solutions available to help train your users.

 

 

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  • Shearwater Phriendly Phishing Awareness Training

    * Effective * Measurable * User Friendly *Phriendly Phishing is a phishing awareness and simulation program developed by certified professionals at Shearwater Solutions.
    • Simulated and journey-based phishing awareness training
    • Phriendly Phishing is largely automated - requires very little ongoing management from your IT team
    • Change employee behaviour
    • Keep security top of mind

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    * Effective * Measurable * User Friendly *

    Phriendly Phishing is a phishing awareness and simulation program developed by certified professionals at Shearwater Solutions.  Through their ongoing research, developers ensure that the training remains current with phishing threats and techniques.

    With Phriendly Phishing you can:

    • Monitor your phishing risk
    • Track improvement
    • Measure and report on performance
    • Reduce employee clicks on malicious links

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     How Phriendly Phishing works - At a Glance 

    Phriendly Phishing MeasureMeasure
    Start with a simulated phishing campaign to determine your organisation's overall phishing risk, and to establish a baseline for future measurement.

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    Train your staff to identify phishing threats and develop their phishing detection skills.  Users start at the beginner level and work their way up.  Training is user-friendly and geared at all skill and knowledge levels.

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    Nurture your staff's skills with simulated phishing campaigns.  Control the difficulty and timing of each campaign to align with staff progress.  Training can be reinforced at any stage if needed.

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    Key Features 

    • Works on any device
    • Cloud based
    • Scalable solution
    • Managed service
    • User friendly

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    About Shearwater

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    Established in 2003, Shearwater's purpose is to create a safer connected world.  They help their clients stay ahead of emerging security threats, and guide them in detecting and interpreting seemingly unrelated security events and signals.  Click here to read more about their services and solutions.

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  • Shearwater KSec5 cyber security training

    With the Keep Secure 5 (KSec5) awareness training series from Shearwater, learners gain a deep understanding of current security threats, and how they came to be that way.

    With the Keep Secure 5 (KSec5) awareness training series from Shearwater,  learners gain a deep understanding of current security threats, and how they came to be that way.

    The KSec5 framework incorporates the five key and fundamental security rules that allow users to make smart and calculated security decisions with ease.  It empowers employees and dramatically changes the security culture across an entire organisation.

    Each module is designed to build upon the other.  

    The KSec5 awareness training series consists of the following modules:

    • Security foundations
    • Cyber-attack evolution
    • Social engineering
    • Online and remote threats
    • Internal threats
    • KSec5 framework

    Your users will take away the following key learnings:

    • How cyber criminals think differently.
    • How hacking really works.
    • Perfect passphrases.
    • Opportunistic vs targeted attacks.
    • How hackers obtain and use your information.
    • Social media dangers.
    • Identity theft.
    • Phishing emails.
    • Download risks.
    • Data leakage.

    To read more about the KSec5 awareness training and what is covered in each module, download the datasheet on the bottom right.

    KSec5 provides a strong foundation and gives a complete understanding of security concepts.  This knowledge will not only benefit employees at work, but at home too.  Combined with the Shearwater Phriendly Phishing awareness simulation training, your employees will be in a powerful position to not only help protect your organisation against cyber attacks, but protect themselves at home too.