Numbers listed above show the general volume of content in the KnowBe4 ModStore by subscription level and are subject to change. You get on-demand, interactive, engaging training through the browser combined with unlimited simulated social engineering attacks through email, phone and text. You can create custom rules, use the built-in YARA-based system rules, or edit existing YARA rules. Using PhishER’s YARA Basic Editor, you can easily create strings and conditions for your rules. You can use system rules to help simplify your rules requirements or copy and modify to customize rules depending on the proficiency of your incident response team. Your email filters have an average 7-10% failure rate; you need a strong human firewall as your last line of defense.

Training modules are interactive modules that cover a wide range of topics. Modules are SCORM-Compliant and can be downloaded inside the highly competitive world of proprietary trading (wiley trading) for use with your own LMS. The KnowBe4 content library is constantly being updated with fresh new content.

  1. It’s easy to get lost in a ton of metrics, but best to focus on a few areas that show changes in behavior and can consistently be validated through easily accessible tools.
  2. KnowBe4’s PhishML is a PhishER machine-learning module that helps you identify and assess the suspicious messages that are reported by your users, at the beginning of your message prioritization process.
  3. Join our more than 65,000 customers to manage the continuing problem of social engineering.
  4. See how KnowBe4’s integrated security awareness training and simulated phishing platform helped them to reduce their Phish-Prone Percentage from 36% to 2.2% within 12 months.

You get training and video modules, assessments and educational reinforcements such as security documents and posters. When annual training is no longer sufficient and you are ready to launch more frequent training campaigns, the Training Access Levels II and III set you on a path to develop a more robust and fully mature security awareness training program. The Training Access Level II library builds on Level I and expands to provide a greater variety in training content styles, formats and topics. From animation, to live action, to self-paced learning, Level II unlocks the potential for you to offer more targeted training based on your users’ roles, their location around the world, and your organization’s industry.

Simulated Phishing Attacks

For the purposes of any security awareness training discussion, members of an organization include employees, temps, contractors, and anybody else who performs authorized functions online for an organization. CLTRe’s Security Culture Survey provides an effective and easy-to-use method to assess the current state of your security culture and track its changes over time. The Security Culture Survey uses proven social scientific methods and principles to provide reliable, evidence-based results that enable organizations to assess, build and improve their security culture. Adventures with the memorable Captain El Pescador will have learners tuned in to sound advice for security awareness with a variety of training modules, videos, posters and documents.

Your email filters have an average 7-10% failure rate, you need a strong human firewall as your last line of defense. We also provide powerful add-on products like PhishER and SecurityCoach to prevent bad actors from getting into your networks and extremely popular compliance training that saves you significant budget dollars. At KnowBe4, we support and stand behind the Universal Declaration of Human Rights which states that equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world. All human beings should be treated with decency, kindness and respect.

Social Engineering The #1 Root Cause Behind Most Cyber Crimes In FBI Report

When they started phishing their users they had a 23% click rate. Based on reported results from training and phishing campaigns, they are getting more buy-in from across the organization. He recommends KnowBe4 and thinks not enough organizations invest in the human element of cybersecurity. Your KnowBe4 subscription gives you access to the world’s largest security awareness training library with always-fresh content, via the unique ModStore. Frequent Releases of New FeaturesWe know it’s important you always have the most up-to-date and cutting-edge features and functionality to bolster your IT security posture.

Built by Admins for AdminsThe KnowBe4 platform is created by “admins for admins”, designed with intuitive navigation and an easy UI that takes minimal time to deploy and manage. From day one, it was built to scale and can handle literally unlimited end users with ease. With a dedicated CSM, you get quick and easy onboarding and you can have your baseline phishing test setup within minutes. As soon as your purchase process is complete, your dedicated CSM will reach out to you within 24 business hours. Your CSM takes on the biggest tasks of onboarding for you, significantly reducing the time and effort required from you and your team and accelerating your time-to-value.

Different size organizations cope with different problems, but all have employees as the weak link in their IT security. The challenges of creating and running an awareness program vary depending on the amount of employees. Please select from the options below and we will suggest best practices for your size/type of organization. Best-in-class, fully automated simulated phishing attacks, thousands of templates with unlimited usage, and community phishing templates.

Nonprofit Security Awareness Training Case Study

It’s in our DNA and understand that your security best practices are just as important as the vendors’ practices you choose to trust. Where other IT security companies may value profits, we value, well…security. (Available as an add-on to any KnowBe4 Security Awareness Training subscription level). Edutainment sprinkled with humor that’s sure to be an instant hit. These TV-series-inspired videos bring it all together in a way that makes training personable, relatable, real and enjoyable.

We’re a team of free-thinking techies, who look at IT security issues a little differently. Where other IT security companies may value profits, we value, well…security, and a strong human firewall. Analysis of attacks on banking institutions in Canada can be almost perfectly tied to the use and availability of phishing-as-a-service platforms, indicating increased use by threat actors according to new research by Fortra.


TXT e-solutions was well aware of of the problems that organizations face with social engineering attacks, which is why they believe that educating employees about the dangers is so important. Given the ISO compliance requirement, their desire to strengthen the company’s security culture and their need to satisfy GDPR compliance requirements, they found KnowBe4 to be the best fit to meet their needs. Creating your anti-phishing behavior management program according to these five principles will ensure that your program is seen as something that builds-up employees rather than tearing them down. These principles are aimed at recognizing that humans can become an effective last line of defense for your organization when given proper training, motivation, and support.

The goal is to help you and your team prioritize as many messages as possible automatically, with an opportunity to review PhishER’s recommended focus points and take the actions you desire. We help you keep your users on their toes with security top of mind. With this integrated platform you can train and phish your users, see their Phish-prone percentage™ improve over time and get measurable results. PhishFlip is a PhishER feature that allows you to respond in real time and turn the tables on cybercriminals.

This training engages emotions, triggers imagination, and motivates learners to take action. Colorful animations, live action video clips and quizzes help reinforce learning and come with complementing security documents and posters to reinforce key messages. The following paragraphs were cited directly from my recent article highlighting social engineering. “Social engineering and phishing are involved in 70% to 90% of all successful cybersecurity attacks. No other initial root hacking cause comes close. Researchers at IBM X-Force are monitoring several ongoing phishing campaigns by the Russian state-sponsored threat actor ITG05 (also known as “APT28” or “Fancy Bear”). APT28 has been tied to Russia’s military intelligence agency, the GRU.

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