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Security Culture in Bank and Finance

The Bank and Finance sector have particular attention to risk, control and compliance. The CLTRe Toolkit is directly applicable to assess, build and improve security culture in the bank and finance sector.
Industry specific benchmarks

Assessments are specific to the bank and finance industry sector, enabling you to measure the culture and compare yourself to relevant industry bodies. Your sector is unique, the assessments are too!

Actionable Items for Improvement

Improving security culture is the key to building a resilient organization. The CLTRe Toolkit provide you with actionable items to improve your culture over time. In the financial sector, special attention is paid to the risk function, and the security culture action items target the needs of the sector.

Auditors require metrics

The CLTRe Toolkit assess security culture from individual levels and all the way to the top tier of the organization, providing clear metrics on teams, departments and business units. Compare the units across the organisation to provide relevant metrics on improvements, status and effect of measures taken to improve security culture.


The assessments are created using social scientific principles to create a quick, easy-to-use assessment that measures security culture. Each assessment item is developed together with our research partners to ensure the highest degree of scientific validity.

Compliance matter

The CLTRe Toolkit help you document the security culture, and the changes over time. Easy reporting the results of activities and cultural impact gives you real compliance, not merely tick-box compliance!

GDPR, the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation, will require organisations to document the effectiveness of both technical and organisational security measures. The CLTRe Toolkit offers deep insights into the changes of security culture, making it easy to track effectiveness of security measures taken.

Key Properties of the CLTRe Toolkit

Simplicity of use is combined with a fresh approach!

Based on the Security Culture Framework
The CLTRe Toolkit is built on top of the free and open Security Culture Framework, implementing the de-facto standard of building and maintaining security culture today.

Social Science Tradition
The CLTRe Toolkit is designed using social science methodologies, applying more than a century worth of social scientific tradition to measuring culture.

Low Friction
The CLTRe Toolkit is designed to generate as little friction in the organisation as possible making it highly effective and low-cost.

Used by others
The CLTRe Toolkit has a strong user base in the bank and finance industry. Contact us to discuss how your organisation can benefit from becoming our customer.

Special Features

GDPR Ready
The CLTRe Toolkit allows you to measure the effectiveness of technical and organisational measures, as required by GDPR Article 32.

Global Community
The CLTRe Community organize user-groups and conferences to share experiences, and to learn how to build and maintain security culture with the Security Culture Framework.

Scientifically Sound
The CLTRe Toolkit is developed with some of the leading research universities and centers in Europe, ensuring a scientifically sound tool.

People Centric
Security Culture is all about people. The CLTRe Toolkit measure culture using human readable assessments.

A key to security culture is to easily communicate progress and status. The CLTRe Toolkit Reports are made to quickly demonstrate the current status and trends.

Always Available, No Installation
A Software-as-a-Service, the CLTRe Toolkit is available to use wherever you and your users are.

The CLTRe Tookit is designed to be language and culture agnostic, an important feature for multinational corporations.

Powerful to the End
Measuring culture is an on-going process, where the true value becomes visible true changes and trends over time.