Check out the content and feature updates in the KnowBe4 platform for the month of April!
NEW FEATURED CONTENT - STANDUPS 4 SECURITY
We’re excited to highlight the release of the new security awareness video series called ‘Standups 4 Security’ from our team at Popcorn Training. In this new 8-episode comedy video series, you can learn how to protect your users and organization from falling victim to social engineering attacks.
All with a comedic twist, the video series explores real life scenarios which make understanding difficult concepts seem easy and relevant. With Standups 4 Security, Popcorn Training has created a memorable learning experience, delivering high-quality live-action video episodes starring some of South Africa's favorite award-winning comedians.
The series was inspired by real life events and takes you through different examples on the schemes cyber criminals use to target your users. Standups 4 Security goes behind the scenes and tells the true story of the 2018 Goliath & Goliath Comedy Club hack.
A different security topic is addressed in each of the Standups 4 Security episodes with corresponding quizzes and include:
- Cybercrime Promo → Topic: Cyber Criminals and You
- A Goliath Hack → Topic: Falling Victim to a Bank Scam
- Behind the Scam with Loyiso Madinga → Topic: Cyber Scams
- Open Secrets - A Password Exhibition → Topic: Password Privacy
- Catching the Big Phish → Topic: Spear Phishing
- Don't Trust Anybody → Topic: CEO Scam
- Social Media Oversharing → Topic: Sharing Too Much on Social Media
- The Dark Web Pop-up → Topic: The Playground for Hackers and Cyber Criminals
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KNOWBE4 FEATURE UPDATES
Upload Your Own Training Content
In case you missed it last month, you can now use the KnowBe4 security awareness training platform for your in-house training content, video modules, or other licensed corporate training.
To simplify how you roll out and manage different training programs for your users, you now have the option to upload your own SCORM-compliant content in any language you choose, directly into your account- at no extra cost!
You not only reduce your costs of managing training content in different places, you also make it easier for your Admins and your users. Enjoy one seamless Admin and Learner experience no matter what training content and campaigns you choose to deliver through your KnowBe4 platform.
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TRAINING CONTENT UPDATES BY PUBLISHER
The Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness 30-minute training module has been revised for 2019. In this module, you’ll learn techniques that real-world hackers use to trick people just like you.
We provide you with practical scenarios and let you choose the best way to handle each attempt to compromise your organization. Kevin Mitnick will also take you behind the scenes and reveal exactly how each type of hack is accomplished.
This course is available across all KnowBe4 subscription levels.
We have seven new Captain Awareness video modules this month. The modules cover security topics that teach your users what to be aware of when it comes to public wi-fi, ransomware, CEO fraud, and more.The new titles include:
- CEO Fraud
- Defeat Ransomware
- Protect Customer Credit Cards
- Be an Executive Level Human Firewall
- Master VPN
- Beware of Location Sharing
- Beware of Misinformation
In the new 2019 Danger Zone game is a gamified assessment designed to be a post-training activity after completing the 2019 Your Role, 2019 Red Flags and 2019 Common Threats modules. You must answer questions as they relate to these modules to try to beat the hacker to the unlocked workstation.
The KnowBe4 Security Awareness 30-minute training module has also been revised for 2019. Learn from real-world scenarios showing you strategies and techniques hackers use to take control of your organization. You’ll also learn about the seven areas of an email that can contain red flags that alert you to a possible attack.
The 2019 Your Role Security Document was also added to supplement the Your Role training module and is available in 32 different languages.
These KnowBe4 videos and security documents are available at the Gold, Platinum, and Diamond subscription levels.
The Security Awareness Company (SAC)
The April SAC Newsletter focuses on how to build a culture of strong human firewalls not only for organizational security, but personal security as well. This month’s newsletter takes on a personal focus by covering how to protect your family online, how to secure home networks, and what it means to properly maintain mobile devices.
New training and video micro-modules SAC added this month include:
- Avoiding Security Risks for Developers
This module explores the top five security issues for developers and how those issues can be avoided.
- Security Play by Play: APTs and You
This animated video defines advanced persistent attacks (APTs) and how these types of attacks can infiltrate an organization.
- Your Security Awareness Journey
Visually refreshed and updated for Q2 2019! Security awareness is important in every aspect of our lives. This video covers your journey as a strong, cyber-aware individual at work and at home.
Additionally, seven new Security Documents were added that include:
- 5 Concerns for Developers
- Backing Up
- Network Security at Home
- Physical Security
- Sound Check
- Tax IRS Scams
All Security Awareness Company training content is available at the Diamond subscription level.
Anti-Money Laundering (AML)
Money Laundering is a series problem in the U.S. and globally. It supports the activities of criminals and terrorists, and it undermines the integrity of U.S. and global financial systems. This new training module helps address this daunting problem and explains a series of laws, known collectively as Anti-Money Laundering, or AML laws.
All Syntrio content is available at the Diamond subscription level.
Want an all-access pass to the most comprehensive security awareness training content? With a Diamond level subscription, see how much is available for your training needs!
As of May 1, 2019 KnowBe4 has:
- 929 pieces of education and training content
- 234 Interactive Training Modules
- 195 Video Modules
- 293 Posters and Artwork
- 190 Newsletters and Security Docs
- 17 Games
- Over 3,000 phishing templates