Employee Training and Awareness

NIST states that organizations should determine the content and frequency of security awareness training and security awareness techniques based on the specific organizational requirements and the systems to which personnel have authorized access. The content includes a basic understanding of the need for information security and user actions to maintain security and to respond to suspected security incidents. The content may also address awareness of the need for operations security. Security awareness techniques can include, for example, formal training, offering supplies inscribed with security reminders, generating email advisories or notices from organizational officials, displaying logon screen messages, displaying posters, and conducting information security awareness events. (Source)