Mitnick In The News
Weidenhammer Announces Strategic Partnership with Cyber Security Firm
Oct 19, 2016 - Bctv.org, by Staff
Weidenhammer, a provider of strategy, marketing, and technology solutions that focuses on transforming businesses, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with the Tampa, Florida-based Cyber Security organization, KnowBe4.
“We are excited to announce this partnership. We believe that Cyber Security Awareness (October is Cyber Security Awareness Month) is vital to a healthy security program for any size organization. Weidenhammer has always strived to ensure our relationships add value by delivering effective marketing, technology, and strategic consulting. This enables us to continue that effort,” states Rick Sutton, Managing Director of the Weidenhammer Consulting Group.
KnowBe4 is the world’s most popular integrated new school security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, used by more than 6,000 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 trainings based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Thousands of organizations trust KnowBe4 to mobilize their end-users as a first line of corporate IT defense.
KnowBe4 is ranked number 139 on the 2016 Inc 500 list. For more information, visit www.knowbe4.com.
Weidenhammer, founded in 1978, helps businesses use Marketing, Strategy and Information Technology to transform themselves to meet and anticipate a constantly changing market. In addition to its headquarters in Reading, PA, Weidenhammer maintains 5 branch offices in Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Colorado, and has 175 professionals on staff. The company has core competencies in consulting, software development, digital/interactive design, infrastructure (hardware) solutions and managed cloud services, as well as school district administrative solutions. Weidenhammer has strategic relationships with Cisco, Microsoft, Nimble, HP, IBM, and VMware.