Tunisian town included in “10 most dangerous tourist attractions” in Africa!??

Small town in friendly Tunisia made the “10 Most Dangerous Tourist Attractions” in Africa list?? Let’s talk SECURITY!  @DavidSecurity here once again keeping you up to date on the latest Travel Security Updates on everything from travel warnings to personal security awareness.  I recently came across an article with the catchy headline Top 10 mostContinue reading “Tunisian town included in “10 most dangerous tourist attractions” in Africa!??”

Did Tunisia reopen too soon?

Key Points:-Tunisia declared VICTORY over the pandemic on June 15th. -Since then Tunisia recorded 983 COVID-19 cases, 424 out of them imported and 559 locally transmitted. On June 15th 2020 Tunisia’s prime minster held a press conference to declare victory over the pandemic. The former prime minster stated that his country had achieved a victoryContinue reading “Did Tunisia reopen too soon?”

63% increase in cyber attacks because of guess who??

@DavidSecurity once again with your Technology Tuesday Update in less the 60 seconds and today we’re looking at a new report that examines the pandemic’s IMPACT on Cyber Security  The report is from the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) which a community of international cyber security professionals. According to this report, the pandemic has presentedContinue reading “63% increase in cyber attacks because of guess who??”

Monday Security Briefing-August 17, 2020

All the information you need to be SECURITY READY for the week! Top Security News in the United States–Riot declared in Portland as protest turns violent… Read full article Top International Security News–Thousands on streets of Belarus demand resignation of President Lukashenko. More INFO Travel Security–TSA: July air travel down 75% from 2019, but gunContinue reading “Monday Security Briefing-August 17, 2020”

Can Brits travel to Tunisia?

Summary VIDEO: Can UK residents Travel to Tunisia? Can UK residents travel to Tunisia? According to the Foreign Office, all but essential travel is advised for the entire country, excluding a number of regions where all travel is banned. The border with Libya is advised against, along with the Chaambi Mountains National Park. Holiday hotspotsContinue reading “Can Brits travel to Tunisia?”

Tunisian Security forces capture ‘terror’ cell planning attacks

Article Key Points: 5-member cell was planning attacks against security headquarters and patrols The threat remains focused on state targets. No travel alerts were issued by the USA & UK regarding this incident. Tunisia security forces arrested a terrorist cell planning to carry out attacks in the country, according to the Interior Ministry on Wednesday.Continue reading “Tunisian Security forces capture ‘terror’ cell planning attacks”

List of Countries Americans can STILL travel to this summer…

Key Points: Only a handful of countries are still welcoming US Citizens. All of the countries OPEN to US Citizens have certain restrictions. One country that CNN mistakenly put on it’s “Open to US Citizens” list. Travel prediction: When this 1 thing happens countries will welcome US Citizens with open arms. It’s hard to believeContinue reading “List of Countries Americans can STILL travel to this summer…”

15 Billion Reasons to take CyberSecurity Seriously

A study from Digital Shadows finds there are more than 15 billion credentials in circulation in cybercriminal marketplaces, many on the dark web. That’s the equivalent of more than two for every person on the planet! Cybersecurity will only become more important as the world shifts from physical to cyber, from office buildings to remoteContinue reading “15 Billion Reasons to take CyberSecurity Seriously”

Traveling to Tunisia from the UK in 2020

Posted on July 8, 2020 Edited & Updated on July 9, 2020 Important UPDATE: During the evening of July 8, 2020 the Tunisian authorities changed the UK status from Orange to Green. Since Tunisia officially reopened its borders on June 27, 2020 I’ve received so many questions from my followers at the Tunisia Security Update.Continue reading “Traveling to Tunisia from the UK in 2020”

4 Keys to Building a Security Awareness Training Program

How effective is a home security alarm system if somebody leaves your front door open?  Or a password if you are going to write it on a sticky note and leave it on your desk? Most people would agree that both of these examples show a lack of security awareness and common sense.  This isContinue reading “4 Keys to Building a Security Awareness Training Program”