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City, University of London, selects PhishMe to provide the highest degree of phishing and ransomware protection

February 13, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

University employs human behavioural conditioning techniques designed to build student and staff resilience to phishing LONDON – February 13th, 2018 – Today, PhishMe®, the leading provider of human-focused phishing defence solutions, announced it has been selected by City, University of London to empower over 20,000 staff and students to be an active line of defence and source of attack intelligence in its fight against cybercrime. The university will deploy a dynamic suite of PhishMe solutions – PhishMe Simulator®, PhishMe Triage™ and PhishMe Reporter® – as part of a three-year programme.

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PhishMe Attains SOC 2 Type I Compliance Across PhishMe Simulator and hosted PhishMe Triage Product Offerings

February 9, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

LEESBURG, VA. – February 9th, 2018 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced it has successfully completed a Service Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Type I examination across the PhishMe Simulator® and hosted PhishMe Triage™ product lines, which help organizations address the human sources of risk associated with phishing attacks.

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PhishMe Honored with Five Wins at the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

February 8, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

Company selected as a winner across several cybersecurity product and professional categories LEESBURG, VA. – February 8, 2018 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced that the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards selected it as a winner in five categories. The 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals, products and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. The full list of categories PhishMe was named a finalist in include: Cybersecurity Product GOLD WINNER – Incident Response: PhishMe Triage™ SILVER WINNER – Security Education: PhishMe CBFree™ BRONZE WINNER – Security Education Platform: PhishMe Simulator® and PhishMe...

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PhishMe Named as Finalist in 2018 Stevie® Awards for Sales and Customer Service

January 22, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

12th annual awards will be presented on February 23 in Las Vegas Leesburg, VA. – January 22, 2018 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, was named a Finalist today in the Customer Service Department of the Year category in the 12th annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program. More than 2,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition. Finalists were determined by the average scores of more than 150 professionals...

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PhishMe Simulator is Selected as a SC Media 2018 Professional Award Finalist for Best IT Security-related Training Program

January 18, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

Leading provider of human phishing defense solutions recognized as a SC Media award finalist for third consecutive year Leesburg, VA. – January 18, 2018 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the 2018 SC Awards for exemplary professional leadership in cybersecurity. PhishMe Simulator® is recognized as a finalist in Best IT Security-related Training Program in the Professional Award category of the SC Awards. Winners will be announced at the SC Awards ceremony on April 17, 2018 in San Francisco. “In an age where threats are ever-evolving, it is...

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South Africa At Higher Risk Of Data Breaches, Says Phishing Trend Report

January 15, 2018 by phishme in Press Releases

JOHANNESBURG – January 15, 2018 – The recent release by PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defence solutions, of its South Africa Phishing Response Trends Report shows some startling findings in terms of security incidents stemming from deceptive e-mails. According to the report, some 90 percent of respondents have dealt with security incidents originating from deceptive e-mails, and yet more than half of the respondents do not possess the right tools and processes to effectively mitigate such threats. PhishMe’s South Africa Phishing Response Trends Report looked at the phishing response strategies of IT security decision-makers across a variety of...

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Greater Integration Between Incident Response Teams Now Possible with PhishMe Triage

December 22, 2017 by phishme in Press Releases

Customers benefit from new APIs, multi-factor authentication, audit logs and status alerts LEESBURG, VA. – December 22, 2017 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced updates to PhishMe Triage™, its phishing incident response platform. These new capabilities enable security operations centers (SOCs) and incident responders (IRs) to automate the prioritization, analysis and response to phishing threats with greater ease. The addition of fully documented REST APIs are one of the most central updates to PhishMe Triage. Information on emails, clusters, attachments, reporters, integrations and health stats can be easily pulled and visualized, providing tighter integration...

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10 Million End Users Bolster Cybersecurity Defenses with PhishMe

December 15, 2017 by phishme in Press Releases

One-click reporting provides employees with tools needed to easily flag potential phishing attacks LEESBURG, VA. – December 15, 2017 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced that PhishMe Reporter® has been deployed to over 10 million end users’ work stations. With PhishMe Reporter, employees can easily flag a potential phishing email by clicking a button in their email toolbar, arming them with the tools needed to contribute to their company’s security posture.

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Merry PhishMas: PhishMe Gifts Small Businesses with an Early Present This Holiday Season

December 12, 2017 by phishme in Press Releases

The PhishMe Free Holiday Bundle reduces end user susceptibility to potential holiday related phishing attacks.  LEESBURG, VA. – December 12, 2017 – PhishMe®, the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, today announced the PhishMe Free Holiday Bundle, which the company is gifting businesses with 500 employees or less this season. The Bundle includes the PhishMe Free phishing simulation platform and three holiday related simulation scenarios, including Holiday Gift, Package Delivery, and New Year’s Eve e-card.

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PhishMe Inc. and Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. Announce Settlement of Patent Dispute

December 1, 2017 by phishme in Press Releases

LEESBURG, Virginia and PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania, December 1, 2017 – PhishMe Inc. and Wombat Security Technologies, Inc.  announced today that they have settled their patent dispute and entered into an agreement resolving the claims at issue in the litigation.  The parties’ litigation in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware will be dismissed, and the proceedings pending at the United States Patent and Trademark Office will be terminated.  As a part of the settlement, PhishMe granted a license to Wombat to the PhishMe patents involved in the litigation. About PhishMe PhishMe is a leading provider of human-focused phishing...

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