Behaviour Change in your Organisation (short video)

Behaviour Change in your Organisation (short video)

Getting your staff to change their security behaviour It is often submitted that fear is bad. Actually, from a behavioural science perspective we know fear is the most effective tool for stimulating behavioural change. Fear of crime is necessary but not sufficient to...
pre-election tricks goes deeper than social media.

pre-election tricks goes deeper than social media.

How pre-election manipulation goes deeper than social media. A critical moment is almost upon us. It will be a test of the protections we’ve tried to implement to protect our democratic freedoms. 2020 will once again see the spotlight hit the US elections, the latest...
Insider Threat $800K Rogue Admin

Insider Threat $800K Rogue Admin

What happened? Disgruntled former IT admin Charles E. Taylor quit his job at an unnamed Atlanta based distribution company before going on a sabotage spree costing the company $800,000 USD to redress. Taylors “multi-stage sabotage campaign” involved...
Lisa Forte on Smashing Security Podcast

Lisa Forte on Smashing Security Podcast

178: Office pranks, meat dresses, and robocop dogs  May 14th, 2020  |   50 mins 42 secs  coronavirus, data breach, email storm, hacking, k2, lady gaga, microsoft, mountaineering, nuclear waste, onkalo, reply all, social distancing, sourdough Graham shares stories of...
Permissions Creep

Permissions Creep

What is Permissions Creep? Permissions Creep, also known as privilege creep, is what happens when we move between roles in an organisation and keep the access or permissions of the previous role.   Permissions Creep example: Let’s imagine you have been hired by a...
Should Your Company Ban Zoom?

Should Your Company Ban Zoom?

As several businesses ditch the popular conferencing tool, Lisa Forte, partner at Red Goat Cyber Security, calls for calm  Zoom, the free to use video conferencing app, has exploded in the last month. It quickly became a household name and more than doubled its share...
Cyber Volunteers 19

Cyber Volunteers 19

Cyber Volunteers 19   Do you work in cyber security? Why not sign up to volunteer to help protect healthcare providers during the Covid-19 pandemic.  Lisa Forte, partner at Red Goat Cyber Security, and Daniel Card set up the Cyber Volunteers 19 programme to help...