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KnowBe4 expands APAC team with two new sales leaders
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Security firm KnowBe4 hires Joe Gillett and Philip Tnee to lead sales in the Asia-Pacific, bolstering its presence amid regional growth.
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KnowBe4 announces winners of 2023 APJ Partner Programme Awards
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KnowBe4, the world's leading security awareness training provider, has announced the winners of its 2023 APJ Partner Programme Awards, recognising partners vital to progress in the cybersecurity human risk management sector.
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Surge in cyberattacks on public sector spotlighted by KnowBe4 report
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Cyberattacks on the public sector surge in 2023, says KnowBe4 report, revealing a noteworthy 31% increase in APAC region and a global rising trend in ransomware incidents.
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PayPal crowned best employer in Singapore in recent study
Mon, 11th Dec 2023
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PayPal has been rated as the best employer in Singapore according to a recent study by language learning platform, Preply.
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KnowBe4 offers top cybersecurity tips for a safe 2023 holiday season
Tue, 28th Nov 2023
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In response to rising cybercrime, KnowBe4 has shared its primary cybersecurity advice for the 2023 festive season.
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HR related email subjects dominate phishing trends
Thu, 19th Oct 2023
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KnowBe4 has found that HR-related email subjects dominate cyber-attack trends, comprising over 50% of top email subjects.
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KnowBe4 launches a educational cybersecurity game on Roblox
Mon, 9th Oct 2023
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KnowBe4 launches free cybersecurity game 'Hack-A-Cat' on the Roblox platform, aiming to educate on cyber threats.
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KnowBe4 launches no-cost cybersecurity resource kit
Wed, 23rd Aug 2023
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KnowBe4 has announced a new resource kit in recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) in October.
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KnowBe4 makes donation to protect endangered species
Mon, 14th Aug 2023
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KnowBe4, the security awareness training and simulated phishing platform will celebrate its 13th anniversary by donating to protect endangered species.
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KnowBe4's PhishER Plus to guard against phishing attacks
Wed, 9th Aug 2023
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The solution leverages over 10 million trained users to identify, block and remove phishing email threats before entering users' inboxes.
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KnowBe4: half of malicious email subjects are HR related
Wed, 26th Jul 2023
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KnowBe4's latest Q2 2023 top-clicked phishing report reveals half of the top malicious email subjects are HR related.
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Half of top malicious email subjects are HR related – report
Wed, 26th Jul 2023
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HR-related email subjects account for half of the top malicious emails, according to phishing test results by KnowBe4.
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One-third employees in Asia susceptible to phishing: KnowBe4
Thu, 13th Jul 2023
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KnowBe4’s annual phishing benchmarking report finds untrained users are the biggest flaw in Asian organisations’ cyber defence layer.
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KnowBe4 emphasises importance of employee security training
Wed, 12th Jul 2023
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Knowbe4's annual Phishing Benchmarking Report finds that untrained users are the biggest flaw in Australia and New Zealand's cyber defence layer.
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KnowBe4 starts ransomware awareness month with resource kit
Fri, 7th Jul 2023
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KnowBe4 launches a no-cost resource kit to help organisations defend against the damaging impact of ransomware.
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Lumen and KnowBe4 partner to educate cybersecurity awareness
Thu, 8th Jun 2023
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Lumen Technologies has partnered with KnowBe4 to help Asia Pacific organisations expand cyber awareness and build an end-to-end security culture.
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Top risky security behaviours of employees revealed
Wed, 7th Jun 2023
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Security awareness training and simulated phishing platform KnowBe4 has unveiled the top 10 risky behaviours of employees on work devices.
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KnowBe4’s new tool to help against QR code phishing attacks
Fri, 26th May 2023
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KnowBe4 offers a complementary QR Code Phishing Security Test tool that identifies end users who fall victim to QR code phishing attacks.
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KnowBe4 appoints David Bochsler as VP of Sales for APAC
Wed, 3rd May 2023
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KnowBe4, the world's largest security awareness training platform, has appointed David Bochsler as the new Vice President of sales for APAC.
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IT and online services emails drive dangerous attack trend
Wed, 19th Apr 2023
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A new global phishing report finds more IT- and online services-related email subjects are used as a phishing strategy.
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KnowBe4 offers free 30-day trial of SecurityCoach product
Thu, 13th Apr 2023
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KnowBe4 integrates or partners with over 20 of the world's top cybersecurity platforms across Endpoint, Network, Identity, Cloud and Data Security.
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Singapore’s workers getting more security training - KnowBe4
Thu, 23rd Mar 2023
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KnowBe4 has released new research, which shows that 53% of Singaporean office workers are getting frequent security training from their employers.
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59% of IT leaders feel Govt should be doing more - KnowBe4
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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KnowBe4’s latest research finds 59% of New Zealand’s IT decision-makers feel the government should be doing more to protect local businesses from cyber attacks.
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More Aussie employees receiving security training - KnowBe4
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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New research from KnowBe4 has found more Australian employees are being given security training as the country responds to high-profile data breaches.