When people refer to PhishMe as the awareness company, we smile and nod. I want to correct them, but the label ‘security awareness’ is comfortable and relatable. One of the activities that organizations commonly believe will help reduce risk is mandatory security awareness computer-based training (CBT) lessons. The hope is that if we enroll our humans in online courses about how the bad guys hack us, they will walk away with a wealth of new-found awareness and avoid being victimized. (Try to visualize how far in the back of my head my eyes are rolling…)
In response to customer demand, PhishMe adds CBFree to help organizations meet compliance obligations
LEESBURG, Va. and LONDON, UK – OCTOBER 27, 2015 – PhishMe Inc., the leading provider of phishing threat management solutions, today announced availability of PhishMe’s CBFree, a series of Computer Based Training (CBT) modules available for all to access – completely free of charge. Released in support of Security Serious week in the UK and National Cyber Security Awareness Month in the US, CBFree offers high quality cybersecurity awareness modules covering a variety of topics that meet an organisation’s compliance obligations.
A deep inside look at digital security threats and human behavior through various verticals. “Business firms seem to have forgotten that hackers target human vulnerability and weakness to break the organization,” says Rohyt Belani, Co-founder and CEO, PhishMe. “According to Belani, 95 percent of the organizations use the wrong mechanism to ensure security and do not train humans to be vigilant about the attacks.”
Why do phishing email scams work? It’s simple…they target humans. This article tackles the need by top organizations to properly train employees using eLearning techniques such as gamification. Gamification methods help train, keep focus and reward your employees to effectively find and engage with these phishing scams.
PhishMe has acquired key assets of phishing intelligence firm Malcovery Security, for an undisclosed sum.
“This acquisition rounds out our portfolio of targeted phishing mitigation, detection, and response solutions, making us the go-to solution in the market,” said Rohyt Belani, CEO and co-founder of PhishMe.
Technology Integration Will Provide Enterprises with Most Advanced, High Fidelity Phishing Threat Intelligence Available
LEESBURG, Va. – October 14, 2015 – PhishMe® Inc., the leading provider of phishing threat management solutions, announced today that it has acquired key assets of phishing intelligence firm – Malcovery Security LLC, for an undisclosed sum.
It’s that time of year again. No, it’s not the arrival of the pumpkin spiced latte at your local coffee shop. It’s National Cyber Security Awareness month (NCSAM) as proclaimed by President Barack Obama last year. “National Cyber Security Awareness Month — celebrated every October — was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online,” as stated by the National Cyber Security Alliance located on their StaySafeOnline.org website. At PhishMe, we are proud to once again play a lead role in the cyber security community as a 2015 NCSAM “Champion” sponsor.