“We love the Cofense PhishMe Free idea!”


Why waste $$ on KnowBe4? Try a FREE version of the industry’s leading solution.

Even the competition agrees! Cofense PhishMeTM Free is great for small businesses. Cofense believes that all companies need a phishing simulation solution – regardless of your available resources. That’s why we offer a simplified, easy-to-use version of our award-winning Cofense PhishMe to ALL businesses with less than 500 employees.

Don’t waste precious dollars on KnowBe4. Find out more about Cofense PhishMe Free and Register for your No-Risk, Complimentary Access Today!

Ready for something more? Look no further! Cofense offers our award-winning Cofense PhishMe Enterprise product or Cofense PhishMe Small Business Edition.

Why are users waving goodbye to KnowBe4?


With 30 Million Users, Cofense Is Trusted More – From mid-sized companies to the Global Fortune 100, Cofense has conditioned more employees to reduce susceptibility than anyone else.

The Fortune 500 Counts on Us – We serve 50% of the Fortune 500. Brands with a lot to lose rely on Cofense to help protect them.

Gartner Has Named Us a Leader in the Space Two Years in a Row – In fact, our spot on the Magic Quadrant puts us above KnowBe4 in terms of completeness of vision AND ability to execute.  Download a complimentary copy of the Gartner MQ.

Our many other awards include SC Magazine’s Best of Awards for Security Training, in both the US and UK.  See all the awards Cofense has won.


Save Time and Do More – Our interface makes it easy to create, upload, update, and manage recipient lists, dynamic groups, and view individual end user reports. Cofense also helps you auto-enroll recipients in our LMS to reinforce awareness with education.

Report Emails Fast, from Anywhere – Cofense ReporterTM enables users to report phishing with one click. Our mobile version delivers the same seamless experience, sending full details to your incident response team.

Active Threats – To build phishing resiliency, it’s important to simulate the types of attacks you actively see in your environment. With the Auto Tracking of Attachment feature, Cofense is the only provider to let administrators report end users who click on common attached-based threats using Word and Excel documents. This capability extends to users on mobile devices.

Prove Value to Senior Management – Only Cofense provides reports that will show your executive leadership the return your program delivers. This includes benchmarking your data against others in your industry. Use facts to demonstrate your growing resiliency to phishing.

Get Free Support for Your SMB Why use Wombat for your small business when there’s Cofense PhishMe Free? It’s the first no-cost phishing defense solution offered specifically to businesses with 500 employees or less. Leverage simulated email campaigns that mimic real-life spear phishing scenarios and provide instant learning opportunities for your recipients.

Earn Industry Certification Get certified in Cofense PhishMe in just a few hours, on your own time, and learn to manage a successful phishing simulation program. Boost your career through the only industry program of its kind.


Go Beyond Awareness – From the inbox to the SOC, Cofense has you covered, blending human-sourced intelligence with best-in-class technology. KnowBe4 doesn’t. From CBTs to incident response and phishing threat intelligence, we provide the most comprehensive phishing defense available.

Respond to Threats with Cofense TriageTM – Our automated incident response and phishing defense platform turns reported emails into actionable intelligence. It organizes and analyzes, clustering emails together and reducing the noise created by spam. Instead of an overflowing inbox, your security team sees clusters of suspicious emails in a manageable format.

Know “Who Else” Received a Bad Email – Quickly see every recipient of a phish someone clicked on. Our Who Else feature lets you respond faster to reported threats.

Get Phishing-Specific Intelligence – We provide a threat intelligence service focused squarely on phishing. Cofense IntelligenceTM scours millions of emails a day to find, dissect, and publish reports on phishing and malware trends. We also use that research to develop the phishing simulations that reflect the latest attacks in the wild.

Tap into a Deeper Knowledge Base – Cofense Intelligence supplies customers’ Incident Response and SOC teams with the knowledge to help stop phishing attacks before they even get started.


We’re There to Support You – All the time, around the globe. Our customers rate us as “superior” on quarterly Net Promoter Scores. Cofense scores average 53—most technology companies fall somewhere in the 30’s.

Professional Services – Cofense offers a complete set of Professional Services so customers are able to completely outsource their entire phishing defense to Cofense. With a global team staffed in its Phishing Defense Centers (PDCs), customers know Cofense has them covered.


*Source: KnowBe4 Blog Post titled “We Love The Cofense PhishMe Free Idea!”, August 11, 2017.

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Cofense is LOVED - it’s true. Just ask our customers!

It comes down to who is the most advanced in the industry and who is the most effective. Cofense is the clear leader in this space.
Tom Dennison, CISO, ADT Home Security
We were looking for a total anti-phishing solution to meet our needs, and Cofense provided us with that.
Jim Stewart, CISO, United Community Bank
Cofense Named Winner – Best IT-Security-Related Training Program
2016 SC Magazine Awards


Comprehensive Solution: Cofense believes that customers need a complete solution in order to defend against phishing attacks – it takes more than just CBTs. Cofense empowers organizations to Recognize, Report, Respond and Research phishing attacks in progress – mitigating impact at delivery. Forrester recently assessed the Total Economic Impact of Cofense’s complete Phishing Defense Solutions. The numbers prove that Cofense solutions provide the best possible return.

Greater ROI: The Forrester study showed a 336% return on investment and a payback of 2.7 months.  KnowBe4 does not offer a complete solution to prevent phishing attacks.

Deeper Knowledge Base: Cofense Intelligence also supplies customers’ Incident Response and SOC teams with the knowledge to help stop phishing attacks before they even get started.

Professional Services: Cofense offers a complete set of Professional Services so customers have the option to completely outsource their entire phishing defense to Cofense. With a global team staffed in its Phishing Defense Centers (PDCs), customers know Cofense has them covered.