Cofense Wins Three Information Security Awards During RSA Conference 2018

Cofense recognized for Leader Anti-Phishing, Hot Company Anti-Phishing Training and Best Product Anti-Phishing Protection

SAN FRANCISCO, CA. – April 17, 2018 Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced company and product recognition by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and the premier source of IT Security information.

Cofense Triage Enhances Incident Response Orchestration to Reduce Noise and Stop Threats in Real-Time

New features speed visibility into “who else” received a malicious email, the power to take action, as well as provide advanced API integrations and noise management

LEESBURG, VA. – April 10, 2018 Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced updates to Cofense Triage™, its phishing incident response platform. The new capabilities in Cofense Triage are focused around helping to automate and orchestration across the Incident Response (IR) workflow with enhanced ability to identify and stop real threats in-progress.

Cofense Makes it Easier to Boost Resiliency Against Phishing Attacks with Enhancements to its Security Awareness and Conditioning Solutions

Continued innovation around security awareness provides customers with the most comprehensive phishing defense program on the market

LEESBURG, VA. – April 05, 2018 – Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced industry-first product enhancements to its security awareness and phishing simulation solutions. With Cofense PhishMe™, organizations can easily implement a collective human phishing defense program that mobilizes their entire work force in the fight against phishing attacks. 

Cofense Pioneers New Phishing Simulation Certification Program for Security Awareness Professionals

Global leader in phishing defense unveils the first-and-only industry certification for phishing simulation programs

LEESBURG, VA – March 29, 2018 – Cofense TM, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today introduced Cofense PhishMeTM Certification for professionals who administer phishing simulation programs to safeguard their organizations against email-based attacks. Cofense created the phishing simulation industry by launching its Cofense PhishMe solution in 2008. The company continues to pioneer in this market segment by unveiling the first and only phishing simulation certification program of its kind.  

As Mobile Email Access Increases, Cofense™ Introduces Mobile Device Reporting as Latest Innovations in the Fight Against Phishing Threats

Cofense continues to improve the ability to condition employees to phishing attacks and provide the ability to report from anywhere

LEESBURG, VA. – March 28, 2018 – Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced product feature innovations to Cofense PhishMe™ and Cofense Reporter™ to better fight the escalating threat of phishing attacks.

Over half of European companies unprepared for email-based cyberattacks

Research shows that European companies receive more suspicious emails than their US counterparts

London, UK – March 27, 2018 – Today Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defence solutions worldwide, announced the results of its European-wide Phishing Response Trends Report, which looked at the phishing response strategies of IT security decision-makers across a variety of industries throughout Europe. The report found that 45 percent of European countries are not prepared for a phishing attack, despite 78 percent of IT professionals having dealt with a security incident originating from a deceptive email. This was significantly lower than the 66 percent in the US that had dealt with a similar incident.

Cofense Named Winner in the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s 2018 Global Excellence Awards®

Winners will be honored in San Francisco on April 16, 2018 during the annual red carpet awards dinner and presentation

LEESBURG, VA. – March 02 2018 –  Cofense™, formerly PhishMe®, today announced that it has been named a winner in the 14th Annual 2018 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® by Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide. These prestigious global awards recognize cybersecurity and information technology vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products, solutions, and services that are helping set the bar high for others in all areas of security and technologies.

In addition to being recognized as a Gold Trophy Winner, Cofense (a company with 100-499 employees) was recognized in the following categories:

  • Gold winner: Best Deployments in U.S.A
  • Bronze winner: Managed Security Services
  • Silver winner: Security Training and Educational Programs

In addition to its solutions being recognized, Cofense employees were also acknowledged for their contributions throughout the last year. Rohyt Belani was recognized as a gold winner in the CEO of the Year category, Aaron Higbee won silver for CTO of the Year and Angela Olson, director of Customer Support, won gold in the Customer Service Department category.

“We are proud to be recognized as a leader by Info Security Products Guide in such a wide range of categories,” says Rohyt Belani, CEO and co-founder of Cofense. “These wins come on the heels of our exciting rebrand and acquisition announcement, and we couldn’t be more excited to build on this momentum and continue to focus on strengthening our portfolio of security solutions.”

About Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards

Info Security Products Guide sponsors the Global Excellence Awards and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources and assets. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping cyber security and industry predictions & directions that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. Visit for the complete list of winners.

About Cofense

Cofense™, formerly PhishMe®, is the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions world-wide. Cofense delivers a collaborative approach to cybersecurity by enabling organization-wide engagement to active email threats. Our collective defense suite combines timely attack intelligence sourced from employees with best-in-class incident response technologies to stop attacks faster and stay ahead of breaches.  Cofense customers include Global 1000 organizations in defense, energy, financial services, healthcare and manufacturing sectors that understand how changing user behavior will improve security, aid incident response and reduce the risk of compromise.