About The Security Awareness Company

With over 25 years of industry experience, we serve both small & large organizations to create successful security awareness and compliance programs on an international scale. Our team is a strong, creative powerhouse with a passionate vision and we consistently produce on-trend end-user training materials of the highest caliber.
Oct 01, 2015

The Security Awareness Company Raffle #1

By | October 1st, 2015|Free Stuff|

  We’ve been an active supporter of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month for years, not just because we work in the security industry but because security is our passion. We want to help make the internet a safer place for everyone – kids, parents, friends and family. NCSAM is a great [...]

Oct 01, 2015

Join us in celebrating this year’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month!

By | October 1st, 2015|Free Stuff|

It’s that time of year again. October. Fall leaves. Pumpkin spice lattés. And our favorite: National Cyber Security Awareness Month! We’ve been an active supporter of NCSAM for years not just because we work in the security industry but because security is our passion.  We want to help make the [...]

Sep 30, 2015

September 2015 – Monthly Overview

By | September 30th, 2015|Free Stuff, Miscellaneous|

Whew! September flew by for us here at SAC. We largely focused on the topic of malware in our content and attended several conferences (and met some awesome infosec people), all while preparing for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) and keeping up with our rigorous production schedule! In case you [...]

Sep 25, 2015

Freebie Friday: Security Cat™, Newsletter, Security Express Video & Poster

By | September 25th, 2015|Free Stuff, Security Cat|

Today is the best day of the week: FREEBIE FRIDAY! This week, we've updated our freebie database with a new newsletter, one Security Express video, and two brand new posters about this month's topic (malware). The direct links to these new additions can be found below. If you'd like to [...]

Sep 24, 2015

USB Sticks: A Sneaky Malware Distribution System

By | September 24th, 2015|Security Awareness 101|

Historically, the Trojan Horse was the ultimate social engineering attack. The Greeks duped their Trojan opponent by presenting an enormous ‘gift’ only to have their soldiers (the malicious payload) jump out of the enormous wooden horse once inside the city’s walls.     The same concept is used today when [...]

Sep 18, 2015

Malware: It’s an Epidemic!

By | September 18th, 2015|Free Stuff, Security Awareness 101|

  People can contract viruses, and they can have worms, but they can’t get malware. When computers get sick it is not unlike when people get sick. A sick computer is a contagious computer and it can contaminate many others if it isn’t treated. Outbreaks like Swine Flu happen to [...]

Sep 17, 2015

Protect Yourself from Mobile Malware with these 6 Easy Tips

By | September 17th, 2015|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

We must always remember that a mobile device is actually just another computer. Although it’s small and portable, we should still treat our smart phones with the same level of diligence and security as we would our desktops or laptops. Your risk of getting infected while surfing the web or [...]

Sep 10, 2015

11 Types of Malware: Spyware, Scareware & PUPs, Oh My!

By | September 10th, 2015|Security Awareness 101|

According to Symantec’s 2015 Internet Security Threat Report, “With more than 317 million new pieces of malware created in 2014, or close to 1 million new pieces of unique malware each day, the overall total number of malware is now 1.7 billion.” In fact, in some countries more than 50% [...]

Sep 03, 2015

7 Easy Ways to Keep Malware at Bay

By | September 3rd, 2015|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

Part of your job at home and at work is to make sure that malware is never installed on any device. So how can you do that? 1. Follow the leader company policy. First and foremost, when at work, always know and follow company policy concerning the download and/or installation [...]

Aug 28, 2015

Freebie Friday: Security Cat™, Newsletters & Security Express Video

By | August 28th, 2015|Free Stuff, Security Cat|

Today is the best day of the week: FREEBIE FRIDAY! We've updated our freebie database with three newsletters, one Security Express video, and a brand new Security Cat™ poster. The direct links to these new additions can be found below. If you'd like to be taken straight to our freebie [...]

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