Why Ethics Matter in Bug Bounties

Why Ethics Matter in Bug Bounties

The bitter truth is, everyone in the world (including you!) is susceptible to cybercriminals. And to no surprise, a security breach has the capacity to debilitate any organization’s reputation. But is it the actual breach or is it how the organization handles the incident that causes permanent damage?  We’re diving deep into why ethics are so vital in bug bounty programs and the aftermath of the Uber breach with special guest,...

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Cyber Security

3 Reasons Why Employees Don’t Care About Cyber Security

According to Verizon’s 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, which analyzes security incidents that happened last year, again reported that humans were the weak link that led to many of the cyber security breaches. So yes, cyber criminals will generally start with what is often the biggest and clearest vulnerability – the employee. Most companies do have cyber security policies and/or some training in place, so why are these measures often not...

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Top 3 Myths of Security Awareness Training

Security Mentor has been at this a while - teaching, educating and training companies worldwide about how to work smart and securely – and in the process, transforming employee attitudes towards security. Across a wide range of industries and unique business needs, these organizations are achieving tangible results boosting the security of their workforce. The result: engaged employees that value security. So call us surprised when we continue to run into companies...

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