Study on Cybersecurity Training Benchmarks

The Value of Realistic Simulation

An independently conducted report by the Ponemon Institute

In this report, Ponemon examines cybersecurity training trends for more than 1,000 organizations in 17 countries.

Findings reveal a 24% increase in the use of realistic simulations in cybersecurity training programs - respondents ranked simulations as highly effective and delivering the greatest ROI (40%) compared with other program components.

Learn more about key training benchmarks and gain insights for delivering successful training programs including: 

  • Increase in use of realistic simulations

  • Relevant role-based content and broad adoption

  • Accountability measures

  • Training investment

Read the report now.

"Similar to flight simulators, CMD+CTRL is the perfect complement to traditional training because it immerses the learner in a realistic environment and prepares them for the cybersecurity battle they will face."

Dr. Larry Ponemon
Founder of The Ponemon Institute

"We began training with a single cyber range event. It generated so much excitement that teams immediately asked when we’re running the next one."

Joe Mineiri
CISO of Orvis

"Security Innovation has earned a reputation for being a trusted security advisor to their clients. This is keenly reflected in their training solutions, which help organizations build a culture of security."

Stan Black
CSO of Citrix

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