Is your organization psyberresilient?

Addressing the impact of stress, burnout, and mental health challenges on the cybersecurity workforce

About The Project

To measure and address the impact of stress, burnout, and mental health issues in the cybersecurity workforce. Learn more.

About The Survey

Consists of just 20 questions, is completely anonymous, and takes an average of just 4 minutes to complete. Take the survey now.

Why It Matters

PsyberResilience is critically important in making sure our digital first responders don’t break in their efforts to protect us. Learn More.

Training

We’ve just launched the very first training program to improve the psyber resilience of your security workforce. Learn more.

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It’s Time For A Critically Important Conversation About The Role Of PsyberResilience In Your Risk Management

A recent article by Dark Reading summed up the challenge “The industry is beginning now to talk openly about “burnout” – but beyond leaving infosec professionals feeling frustrated and tired, the job can leave some feeling isolated, unwell, and unsafe.

And that’s a problem not just for the professionals in the industry – it’s an issue that reverberates into their families, their world views, and the cybersecurity of the businesses and systems they aim to protect.”

Learn more about how we want to help.

THE CRACKS ARE APPEARING

  • The vast majority of CISOs (88%) admit to being moderately or tremendously stressed (Nominet).
  • Nearly half of CISOs say work stress has had a detrimental impact on their mental health, double previous years (Nominet).
  • Nearly a third of CISOs, 31%, reported that their stress had impacted their physical health (Nominet).
  • 65% of SOC professionals say stress has caused them to think about quitting (Ponemon).
  • 64% of cybersecurity professionals have considered quitting their jobs and 63% have considered leaving the industry altogether specifically because of stress and burnout (Symantec).
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News, Articles, and Updates

NEW! Our new online training program on PsyberResilience for security employees is now available

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CHECK OUT OUR PODCAST WITH BRUCE SUSSMAN OF SECUREWORLD EXPO

Cybersecurity Burnout and Mental Health

In this episode, we are speaking to Neal O’Farrell, Founder of the PsyberResilience Project. He started a movement to develop a mental health baseline among cybersecurity professionals and to tackle the issues of cybersecurity stress and burnout. CHECK IT OUT HERE.

THOUGHTS FROM THE FRONTLINE