A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s most popular security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today shared its Top 10 Global Phishing Email Subject Lines for Q3 2017. The results this quarter were a mix of personal and company notifications, showing email continues to be an effective way to phish users. Mike Rogers, the former…

On the heels of Verizon’s 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, IT security company KnowBe4 released Weak Password Test (WPT), a free tool for organizations that use Active Directory. As the fastest growing security awareness training and simulated phishing company, KnowBe4 found this was an area where companies needed help. The Verizon report, which KnowBe4 participated…

KnowBe4, provider of the most popular platform for security awareness training and simulated phishing attacks, continues its mission to reduce the amount of human error plaguing the IT security industry. The company today announced record results for its Q1 2017, increasing overall year-over-year (YoY) sales growth of 261 percent. This marks the 16th-straight quarter of…

TAMPA BAY, FL.  – March 21, 2017 Carpenter will help guide innovation and evolve KnowBe4’s ‘new-school’ approach to the human element of security Perry Carpenter, former Research Director, Security & Risk Management and esteemed analyst at Gartner, has joined KnowBe4 as Chief Evangelist and Strategy Officer. As the provider of the most popular platform for…

KnowBe4, provider of the most popular platform for security awareness training and simulated phishing, along with Cybersecurity Ventures, a leading research and marketing intelligence firm focused on the cybersecurity industry, have released a joint market report examining the state of spending in the overall security awareness training market. According to Steve Morgan, founder and editor-in-chief…

 KnowBe4 Introduces New “Social Engineering Indicators” Training Method

(Tampa Bay, FL)– February 7, 2017 – To help organizations manage the ongoing phishing problem, KnowBe4, provider of the most popular platform for security awareness training and simulated phishing, today launched the Social Engineering Indicators (SEI) training method. SEI turns every simulated phishing email into a tool IT can use to dynamically train employees how…

 KnowBe4 Aims to Change the Face of Security Awareness Training

 (Tampa Bay, FL) January 10, 2017— On the heels of announcing record quarterly growth in Q4 2016, KnowBe4, Inc. today announced a strategic partnership with The Security Awareness Company (SAC). The partnership will expand KnowBe4’s popular integrated security awareness training and anti-phishing platform, making what IT Industry analysts call “one of the largest and most…

 KnowBe4 Has Explosive Year-Over-Year Sales Increase of 298% for Q4 2016

Ransomware and CEO fraud fuels demand for its integrated security awareness training and phishing platform January 4, 2017 — KnowBe4, America’s most popular integrated security awareness training and phishing platform announced its explosive year over year sales increase of 298% for Q4 2016, with a record number of over 750 new corporate accounts in December…

 KnowBe4 and Barracuda Team Up to Educate and Protect Users Against Phishing Attacks

Dcember 13, 2016 – KnowBe4, the most popular security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, and Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA), a leading provider of cloud-enabled security and data protection solutions, today announced a joint effort to enhance email security, improve user awareness, and help protect employees from targeted phishing attacks. As part of the effort,…

 KnowBe4 Aims to Take a Bite out of CEO Fraud Cash Cow

(Tampa Bay, FL) December 6, 2016 — KnowBe4, provider of the world’s most popular security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today introduced Phishing Reply Tracking to help IT managers more effectively combat CEO Fraud, one of the fastest growing social engineering schemes. Phishing Reply Tracking is designed to test whether users will interact with…