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A BLOG ABOUT CYBER SECURITY

Wombat Security is a leader in security awareness and training. Our blog covers the latest cyber security news, insights, and best practices. We arm infosec professionals with the knowledge and tools they need to improve end-user behaviors and reduce organizational risk.

Security Awareness and Training

GDPR Compliance Is 1 Year Away. Our Security Awareness Training Can Help You Prepare.

Posted by Gretel Egan on May 25, 2017 12:04:19 PM

On May 23, we announced the availability of a new security awareness training module that will help global organizations prepare their end users for compliance with a looming standard: the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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Security Awareness Training: Are You Setting Yourself Up for Failure?

Posted by Kym Harper on May 2, 2017 11:24:53 AM

As security awareness training becomes a requirement for an increasing number of organizations both large and small, it’s important to examine whether the components of your program are assembled in a strategic manner that contributes to long-term behavior change for your end users. If not, you’re likely setting yourself up for failure.

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Synchronize Swatches: Wombat Wisdom Security Awareness Conference Set for September

Posted by Gretel Egan on Apr 25, 2017 11:26:40 AM

Block off your calendars and cancel all other plans: our third annual Wombat Wisdom Security Awareness and Training Conference has been scheduled for September 13 and 14, 2017. We will once again welcome some of the brightest minds in cybersecurity to our beloved (and oft-applauded) hometown of Pittsburgh, PA, and dedicate two days to sharing the ideas, best practices, and concepts that drive effective and measurable security awareness training programs.

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Wombat Security Awareness Training Enables 89% Reduction in Susceptibility

Posted by Gretel Egan on Apr 19, 2017 9:05:00 AM

Last week, we were excited to share the results of our most recent customer case study, which explains how our security awareness training portfolio helped an employee benefits provider realize an 89% reduction in phishing susceptibility after consistent use of assessments and training.

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Wombat Vlog: Identity Theft Protection and PII Security

Posted by Gretel Egan on Apr 13, 2017 8:05:00 AM

In this first segment of a multi-part series about identity theft protection, we explain how pieces of personally identifiable information (PII) can be used by social engineers and scam artists, and why all types of PII need to be safeguarded.

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