Creative Employee Training Can Increase Cybersecurity

Ten Cybersecurity Priorities for 2017
– The Cybersecurity Law Report

The Cybersecurity Law Report interviewed Manatt’s Donna Wilson, chair of the firm’s privacy and data security practice, for an article about the top ten cybersecurity priorities for organizations as they head into the new year.

Wilson emphasized the importance of “creative and vigorous employee training” because “just simply having training that goes through the motions is not enough.” She advised that adding elements that enhance the training—such as providing prizes to employees who correctly identify the malicious attachment in a phishing email—can make it seem like everyone is “in it together” instead of just training “drudgery.”

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