Protecting People

Protecting People

Protecting People is a podcast for industry leaders & CISOs focused on the human side of cybersecurity.

Insider Threat Awareness: How to Protect your Organization from Risky Users

September 2022 is the fourth annual National Insider Threat Awareness Month. This month is dedicated to emphasizing the importance of safeguarding our nation and organization by detecting, deterring, and mitigating insider threats.
Sep 6, 2022

Changing Behaviors and Influencing Employees Through Security Culture

Since 2003, the United States has recognized the month of October as Cybersecurity Awareness Month. In preparation for October, Dr. Bob Hausmann, Assessment and Learning Architect at Proofpoint, joins the show to discuss how to build a strong security culture, and why it's essential to do so.
Aug 30, 2022

Updates from Washington, D.C.: Recap of the National CISO Policy Conference

In this episode of Protecting People, Patrick Gaul, Executive Director of the National Technology Security Coalition, discusses the 2022 NTSC 5th Annual National CISO Policy Conference.  
Aug 2, 2022

Presenting to the Board: The Art of Storytelling From a CISO

John Checco, Resident CISO at Proofpoint joins the show this episode to discuss The Art of Storytelling.
Jul 14, 2022

Determining Your Organization’s Risk Appetite

Even good users can make bad security decisions. Cyber risks can be mitigated by educating people and focusing on changing behaviors. That's the idea behind the importance of people-centric cybersecurity. 
Jul 14, 2022

2022 Human Factor Report: Reviewing a Year of Headline-Making Threats

Proofpoint’s biggest release of the year is here: the 2022 Human Factor Report. To ensure you don’t miss a thing, Protecting People has your on-the-go breakdown of the report straight from the source,
Jul 14, 2022