Membership Organization Security Training

Presented in March 2017


  • Intros & Framing "Security" as holistic process (5 min)
  • Political Environment: Trump era (10 min)
    • Emboldened Right - personal attacks, denial of service, left political confusion around free speech
    • How else has the Trump era changed the political environment for your organization
  • Story time: What are real examles of security breaches in our community? (15 min)
    • Ask: What additional stories do you have?
  • How do stories align with strategies for digital defense
    • Review Access Now Handout - point out things that need to be protected, what the vulnerability is plus steps to take (5 minutes)
    • Hand out worksheet to participants have folks work in pairs to fill it out (15 minutes)
    • Report back and discuss (45 minutes)
    • Review baseline security guide for all organizers (10 minutes)
  • Closing (15 min)
    • We are strong and have many good practices - do a go around and ask: what practices and measures do you already have in place that you feel the best about?


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