Leesburg, Virginia – June 26, 2017 – PhishMe® (cofense.staging.wpengine.com), the leading provider of human-focused phishing defense solutions, today announced it has been honored for the second consecutive year as a Best Place to Work in the Washington D.C area by Washington Business Journal following an annual employee engagement survey. The Washington Business Journal ranked PhishMe 5th in the ‘large companies’ category.
Leesburg, Virginia – June 22, 2017 – PhishMe® (cofense.staging.wpengine.com), the leading provider of human-focused phishing defense solutions, today announced that co-founder and CEO Rohyt Belani has been named to the Washington Business Journal’s 2017 “40 Under 40” list. The 40 Under 40 program honors Greater Washington’s top business leaders and owners under 40 years of age who exhibit outstanding performance in their field. Honorees were chosen from more than 450 nominations by a panel of outside judges and the Washington Business Journal staff, and each honoree will be recognized at an awards ceremony being held on July 20, 2017 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
Leesburg, Virginia – June 16, 2017 – PhishMe® (cofense.staging.wpengine.com), the leading provider of human-focused phishing defense solutions, today announced that CEO and co-founder Rohyt Belani received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the Security category in the Mid-Atlantic region. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Rohyt Belani was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala event at the Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner in McLean, Virginia on June 15, 2017.
Leesburg, VA – June 16, 2017 – PhishMe Inc., the leading provider of human-phishing defense solutions, announced today that it has filed a second patent infringement lawsuit against Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. (“Wombat”) in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. PhishMe’s complaint alleges that Wombat infringes PhishMe’s U.S. Patent Nos. 9,591,017 (the ’017 Patent) and 9,674,221 (the ’221 Patent). A copy of the complaint is available here. PhishMe previously initiated a patent infringement lawsuit against Wombat in 2016. In that lawsuit, which remains pending, PhishMe asserts that Wombat infringes U.S. Patent No. 9,398,038 (the ’038 Patent). In both lawsuits, PhishMe alleges that Wombat’s ThreatSim, PhishAlarm, and PhishAlarm Analyzer solutions illegally use PhishMe’s patented technology.
PhishMe Simulator and PhishMe Reporter Recognised
LONDON, UK – 13th June 2017 – PhishMe® Inc., the leader in human phishing defence solutions, is pleased to announce that PhishMe SimulatorÔ and PhishMe Reporter® were recognised by a panel representing the audience of SC Media, as the winning solutions in the Best Professional Training or Certification Programme category at the 2017 SC Awards Europe. The announcement was made Tuesday, 6th June at the awards presentation held at Old Billingsgate, London.
LONDON, UK – June 8th, 2017: PhishMe®, a global provider of phishing defence and intelligence solutions for the enterprise, today announced the availability of a complimentary General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Compliance computer-based training module in the PhishMe CBFree library. Available to any organisation regardless of whether they are a PhishMe customer, PhishMe CBFree provides companies with an easy and free way to train all employees on compliance and security awareness. The GDPR module can be easily downloaded and shared with all employees in the organisation in preparation for the May 2018 regulations.
Phishing Defence Leader Provides Regional Client Support to Mitigate Threats and Leverage Phishing Expertise
LONDON, UK – June 1, 2017: PhishMe Inc., the leading provider of human phishing defence solutions, today announced the opening of their London Phishing Defence Centre (PDC). This new regional centre will provide clients with dedicated professional services to automate and orchestrate phishing incident response programmes utilising PhishMe Triage™ and PhishMe Intelligence™.
Partnership Extends Offering of PhishMe Solutions Across Australia, New Zealand and Oceania
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND – May 23, 2017: PhishMe Inc., the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions and Aquion, a focused software security distributor of IT products and services, announced a new strategic channel alliance. As a premier reseller and distributor, Aquion will help to accelerate the rapid growth that PhishMe has achieved across Australia and New Zealand.
Aquion specializes in bringing innovative and emerging technologies to the Australia/New Zealand and APAC marketplaces. Aquion’s sales and technical resources are vendor trained and certified to deliver a high level experience to customers. The strategic alliance will benefit customers across the region, with PhishMe’s human intelligence-driven anti-phishing solutions augmenting Aquion’s comprehensive security technology portfolio. Together, PhishMe and Aquion will help to protect organisations from today’s advanced security threats.
Audrey Lyon, Sales Manager of Aquion said “We’re excited about this collaboration which provides us with excellent opportunities, as PhishMe’s defense solutions offer a number of unique benefits to organisations throughout the Asia Pacific region. PhishMe’s innovative approach presents customers with a comprehensive and scalable human phishing defense solution, to help tackle the pressing issue of the number one attack vector – phishing. We know our customers are struggling with phishing attacks that are growing in complexity and frequency. Our relationship with PhishMe will certainly enhance the Aquion Security business unit which helps customers monitor, manage, and secure all elements of enterprise infrastructure using the best technologies.”
PhishMe’s phishing incident response platform and phishing threat intelligence enables Security Operations Centre and Incident Response teams to respond faster to real threats – decreasing the risk of data breaches. Its intelligence-driven solutions empower employees to be an active line of defense and source of attack intelligence by enabling them to identify, report, and mitigate spear phishing, malware, and drive-by threats. The company has received a range of respected industry awards over the course of the last year, and recently announced record year-on-year growth.
“Collaboration with industry leading IT and security companies such as Aquion extends our reach to a greater number of customers facing an unprecedented increase in frequency and damage caused by cyberattacks,” explained Jim Hansen, Chief Operating Officer, PhishMe. “PhishMe is the only security company that provides a comprehensive and scalable human phishing defense solution. Through our alliance with Aquion, we are giving organizations across the Oceania region the security solutions and intelligence they need to proactively detect and quickly respond to cyber attacks.”
PhishMe and Aquion will both be exhibiting at AusCERT 2017, taking place at the Surfers Paradise Marriott in Gold Coast, Australia from 23-26 May, 2017. Please visit PhishMe in booth S29 and Aquion in booth S17 for more information.
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PhishMe is the leading provider of human-focused phishing defense solutions for organizations concerned about their susceptibility to today’s top attack vector — spear phishing. PhishMe’s intelligence-driven platform turns employees into an active line of defense by enabling them to identify, report, and mitigate spear phishing, malware, and drive-by threats. Our open approach ensures that PhishMe integrates easily into the security technology stack, demonstrating measurable results to help inform an organization’s security decision making process. PhishMe’s customers include the defense industrial base, energy, financial services, healthcare, and manufacturing industries, as well as other Global 1000 entities that understand changing user security behavior will improve security, aid incident response, and reduce the risk of compromise.
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Since 2000, Aquion has been making it easier for A/NZ and APAC enterprise and government customers and their resellers to source, implement and maintain software solutions which meet their specific business requirements.
Aquion’s business units focus on delivering:
- Innovative and emerging technologies to manage, monitor and secure data and infrastructure
- Software from thousands of vendors to corporate resellers providing an end to end solution for their customers
- Support and maintenance services to ensure all corporate software users have access to latest versions and vendor support
- Technical pre and post sales services to make choosing and installing the best software for the need easier
Our purpose of making business easier combined with our track record of consistent growth gives us confidence that Aquion will be bigger and stronger moving into the future.
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Phone: +61 2 8036 8025
Leesburg, VA – May 05, 2017 – PhishMe (cofense.staging.wpengine.com), the leading provider of human-phishing defense solutions, announced today that co-founders Rohyt Belani, CEO, and Aaron Higbee, CTO, have both been named 2017 Tech Titans by Washingtonian magazine. Every two years, the magazine identifies 100 influential people in the Washington, D.C. area technology scene from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies who have made substantial contributions to the community. The list is compiled based on research and interviews conducted between the editors and local technology leaders.