The Threat Dilema

How do you develop a strong security culture without concrete information about the threat? Accepted authority rests first of all on reason. If you ordered your people to go and throw themselves into the sea, they would rise up in revolution. I have the right to require obedience because my orders are reasonable. Antoine de …

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Compliance vs. Culture

Is security compliance the same as security culture? Throughout the years and across industries, I have seen different approaches geared toward raising the levels of security culture of individuals and organizations. During this time I have observed one common misconception that deeply affects the work being done in pursuit of that goal: the belief that …

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The Dark Alley

Building security culture An individual walks down the street late at night talking on his phone when he suddenly realizes that he missed his turn and that he will have to go through a scary dark alley in a bad neighborhood to get to where he is going. Having no choice, he takes off his …

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