Phishing warning seen on Google Chrome when visiting a website that has been recognized as phishing website. (Christiaan Colen/CC BY-SA 2.0)

Building a security awareness training program to develop a strong infosec culture requires time and money, and chief information security officers frequently try to make a case for such an investment by citing return on investment and other metrics of success.

Such demonstrable proof can be elusive, but this week, KnowBe4 researchers released the results of a comprehensive study examining the behavior and security culture of more than 97,000 employees across 1,115 organizations worldwide.

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