SWITCH Security Awareness

The human factor plays an important role for a mature level of cyber security. We support our community in raising awareness by offering expertise, platforms for knowledge exchange and networking as well as material and measures.

SWITCH Security Awareness Day

SWITCH Security Awareness Day

October 26th, 2022 | Casino Bern

The event aims at giving some insights into the different possible ways to deal with security awareness while pointing out where to get support and what is most crucial for being successful.


Swiss Websecurity Day

Swiss Websecurity Day

October 27th, 2022 | Casino Bern

The Swiss Web Security Day is a one day event organized by SWITCH, the Swiss Internet Security Alliance SISA and the Swiss ICT Industry Association Swico. This half day event will cover current security issues for Swiss registrars and webhosters. 


SWITCH Security Awareness Adventures

SWITCH Security Awareness Adventures

SWITCH Security Awareness Adventures are security trainings with fun and sustainable success.

The mix of theory and practice, fiction and reality as well as the teamwork approach, makes the learning experience memorable and motivates to have some further discussions. 


Podcast: Security Awareness Insider

Podcast: Security Awareness Insider

Alles zum Thema Security Awareness, Mitarbeitersensibilisierung für Sicherheitsthemen, neue und kreative Wege, Tools, Trainingsansätze, Insights in Security Awareness Programme von Unternehmen und Organisationen und vieles mehr von und mit Katja Dörlemann (SWITCH) und Marcus Beyer (Swisscom).



The platform iBarry was created and is maintained by the Swiss Internet Security Alliance (SISA). The purpose of the association is to preventively inform the public of risks and solutions regarding weak points of their Internet-connected devices and to make them aware of potential dangers. 

As a member SWITCH actively supports SISA's activities and initiatives.


The initiative was launched internationally by the Antiphishing Working Group (APWG) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). The Swiss chapter is coordinated by the Swiss Internet Security Alliance (SISA).  

3-4 security topics a year with creative commons license

Together with iBarry SWITCH is developing campaigns on four to five security topics a year. All the campaigns are based on the website and sometimes accompanied by print material, such as posters, postcards or stickers. The graphic material as well as the content on the website is under creative commons license and therefor free to use.


iBarry is open to all Swiss organizations wishing to raise awareness of cyber security among end users. In case you want to participate in the working group or you want to use some of the material for your own security awareness purposes don't hesitate to contact us.

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«Hack The Hacker» - a SWITCH Security Awareness Adventure

A criminal hacker infects the computer system with ransomware. All data is encrypted. Your team has to outwit the hacker and rescue the data. Will you discover the decryption code?

iBarry bietet nützliche Informationen zu Sicherheitsthemen für jedermann. Die Inhalte sind unter der Creative Commons-Lizenz frei nutzbar.