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.

Security Awareness Day

Security Awareness Day

26 October 2023 | 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.

Find more information here.

Security Awareness Training

Security Awareness Training

23-24 November 2023 | SWITCH, Zurich

SWITCH offers a two day training for everyone who is in charge of Security Awareness. On the first day you will get an introduction into the topic, learn about how to deal with it in the context of an organisation, have a look at communications and get an overview of the most common measures. On day two you will practice what you learned on the day before and get the chance to talk with an expert outside of SWITCH.

Registration will soon open.

Security Awareness Adventures

Security Awareness Adventures

On request

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. 

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Swiss Websecurity Day

Swiss Websecurity Day

17 October 2023 | 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. 

Find more information here.

Get started

Get started

Security Awareness Starter List

Don't know how to start your Security Awareness Program? Get an overview with our Starter List. Use this step by step guide to start planning.

Just contact us and we're happy to provide you with the Starter List.

Make a plan

Make a plan

Security Awareness Action Plan

You want to start your Security Awareness program as efficiently as possible? Start with defining your special target groups, pain points, communication channels. In a workshop we will gather all important information to provide you with an action plan that includes a list of recommended measures and a roadmap.

Contact us for more information.

Stay up to date

Stay up to date

Awareness@SWITCH-News

Relevant news, food for thoughts and reading recommendations to equip you in your day to day security awareness endeavors.

Register here to receive our Awareness@SWITCH - News four times a year.

Get inspired

Get inspired

Security Awareness Insider Podcast

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).

Hört rein, wo immer es Podcasts gibt.

https://www.securityawarenessinsider.ch/ 

Get support

Get support

Expertise on demand

You need advice or just a second opinion? Our experts are there to help. If we don't know how to help you we know someone who does.

Don't hesitate to contact us.

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.

 

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.

Participation

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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Awareness@SWITCH-News

Stay up to date on security awareness, get reading recommendations and receive the latest information on our awareness events.

«Hack The Hacker - the escape room»

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 offers useful information on security topics for everyone. The content is free to use under the Creative Commons license.