Mitnick In The News
TRAINING REVIEW: KnowBe4 Wins Channelnomics Security Award for Best Security Training
Sep 13, 2018 - KnowBe4, by Staff
(Editorial Note: Kevin Mitnick is a paid spokesman for KnowBe4 and helps develop, promote and improve KnowBe4 flagship "Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness Training".)
World’s largest library of security awareness training recognized for excellence
KnowBe4, the world’s largest provider of security awareness training and simulated phishing, today announced that it has won the Channelnomics Security Award in the best security training category.
The Channelnomics Security Awards are designed to recognize the trailblazers in the security industry – those players who are embracing the ever-changing face of the market and making it possible for the channel to forge ahead in this challenging landscape. There are 30 categories that recognize the achievements of resellers, MSPS, MSSPs, vendors and distributors. The awards are completely independent and based solely on innovation and achievement in the North American security space over the past year.
“We’re thrilled to be recognized in the channel space for excellence in security training,” said Sara Valtin, deputy VP channel, KnowBe4. “We constantly strive to provide our customers with the most up-to-date security awareness training materials on the market. Winning this award shows our commitment to the channel by providing resellers with a high-quality product that is recognized throughout the industry.”
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KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest integrated security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by more than 20,000 organizations worldwide. Founded by data and IT security expert Stu Sjouwerman, KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness of ransomware, CEO fraud and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to security awareness training. Kevin Mitnick, internationally recognized computer security expert and KnowBe4’s Chief Hacking Officer, helped design KnowBe4’s training based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Tens of thousands of organizations worldwide trust KnowBe4 to mobilize their employees as their last line of defense.
Number 96 on the 2018 Inc. 500 list, #70 on 2017 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 and #2 in Cybersecurity Ventures Cybersecurity 500. KnowBe4 is headquartered in Tampa Bay, Florida with European offices in England, the Netherlands, Germany and offices in South Africa and Singapore.