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Author: Gretel Egan

Wombat Security Blog Author

Recent Posts

Why You Should Celebrate National Clean Out Your Computer Day

Posted by Gretel Egan on Feb 13, 2017 1:57:30 PM

National Clean Out Your Computer Day has been recognized on the second Monday in February since 2000. It’s unlikely you’ll find a Hallmark card for it (though I guess you never know), but you should take some time to embrace the practical — and cybersecurity — benefits to reducing your digital footprint.

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Awareness Video Campaigns Now Part of Our Security Awareness Training Portfolio

Posted by Gretel Egan on Feb 8, 2017 1:50:07 PM

On February 7, we were excited to announce the launch of our new Awareness Video Campaigns, an addition to our Security Awareness Materials portfolio that will help our customers raise awareness and keep cybersecurity top-of-mind for their employees. The videos and their companion posters and images were developed in direct response to an interactive discussion with attendees at our 2016 Wombat Wisdom Security Awareness and Training Conference.

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What Groundhog Day Can Teach Us About Security Awareness Training

Posted by Gretel Egan on Feb 2, 2017 9:17:00 AM

Here in Southwestern Pennsylvania (with Punxsutawney a mere 80 miles up the road from our home town of Pittsburgh), Groundhog Day and its meteorological implications are big news. While many are likely to consider this tradition a bit…unconventional…Groundhog Day folklore was immortalized on film in a movie of the same name. In it, Bill Murray plays a Pittsburgh weatherman who ends up repeating Groundhog Day over and over again while trying to find the key to breaking the cycle.

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Where’s Wombat? Look for Us at Top Cybersecurity Events in 2017.

Posted by Gretel Egan on Jan 31, 2017 4:46:23 PM

As you plan your travels for 2017, we hope you will consider connecting with us at one or more of the industry events we’ll be attending this year.

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Wombat Thanks Customers, Industry for Record-Breaking 2016

Posted by Gretel Egan on Jan 27, 2017 9:20:00 AM

Earlier this week, we were excited to publicly announce some of the results related to our record-breaking 2016, and we wanted to take this opportunity to share the news with you, our loyal readers and subscribers.

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