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    New Cyber Security Training Platform

    As we announced a few weeks ago, MDH will soon be using a new platform for Cyber Security Awareness Training. The name of the new platform is ProofPoint PSAT. We expect the new platform to be ready by the end of February, and you should receive your training notifications via email within the next few weeks.

    Who is required to take the training?

    State of Maryland employees and SPP contractors are required to participate in the new training platform when it is launched. Individuals with direct access to MDH systems or data should receive cybersecurity awareness training through their respective employers.

    If you do not receive an email in two weeks about ProofPoint PSAT, you can register here: MDH Info Security Training Request Form (google.com).

    More about ProofPoint

    For an overview of ProofPoint PSAT, please read Security Awareness Training - Cybersecurity Education Online | Proofpoint US

    In addition to the training sessions, we will be utilizing the following features of the ProofPoint PSAT:

    • Training completion reports
    • Phishing reporting button
    • Phishing campaign simulations
    • USB drive simulations​