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Read the latest news about KnowBe4, company announcements, new product releases and updates, awards and recognitions.

In Order to Have Good Security Culture, Behaviour Comes First

In our efforts to raise awareness among users of the importance of cybersecurity and the part they have to play in it, we sometimes go about things in a long-winded manner.
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KnowBe4 Named a 2021 Gartner Peer Insights™ Customers’ Choice for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training

KnowBe4 is excited to announce that we have been recognized as an overall Customers’ Choice in the December 2021 Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’: Security Awareness ...
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Nuclear Ransomware 3.0: We Thought It Was Bad and Then It Got Even Worse

We thought it was bad enough when traditional ransomware started to steal data in its second generation of evolution, now dubbed "double extortion". The third stage of ransomware is ...
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KnowBe4 Named a Leader in the Winter 2022 G2 Grid Report for Security Awareness Training

The latest G2 Grid Report compares Security Awareness Training (SAT) vendors based on user reviews, customer satisfaction, popularity and market presence.
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Your KnowBe4 Fresh Content Updates from December 2021

Check out the 38 new pieces of training content added in December, alongside the always fresh content update highlights and new features.
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With KnowBe4’s Phish Alert Button, You Can Now Collect Feedback from Your Users When They Report Suspicious Emails

We are excited to announce the availability of KnowBe4’s enhanced Phish Alert Button for Microsoft 365 with the new User Comments feature! 
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Whitelisting On Known Headers Not Recommended

We found a discussion on Twitter about this topic and we thought it would be useful to provide to provide the correct technical background related to whitelisting. 
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Log4j vulnerability - KnowBe4 Not Affected

KnowBe4 is aware of the recent log4j vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) and has been investigating this issue in-depth. We can confirm that no KnowBe4 products are affected by this at this ...
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[On-Demand Webinar] Conducting Data Protection Impact Assessments on Your Cloud Environments

Whether you're creating a new product, going through mergers & acquisitions, or significantly changing a process in your organization, new processing activities can present high risk.
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Your KnowBe4 Fresh Content Updates from November 2021

Check out the 28 new pieces of training content added in November, alongside the always fresh content update highlights.
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[On-Demand Webinar] When Cybercriminals Hide in Plain Sight: Hacking Platforms You Know and Trust

Today’s hackers are concealing their attacks in places you wouldn’t expect… utilizing tools your users know and trust to deliver their malicious payloads. From hijacked single sign-on ...
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Avoid Donating to Charity Scammers During Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday is a great way for organizations and people to give back. However, this gives cybercriminals opportunities to take advantage of you with charity scams.
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[FREE Resource Kit] Stay Safe This Holiday Season with KnowBe4

Are your users aware of the holiday phishing scams cybercriminals will be sending them? This holiday season may be closer to "normal" this year, and that means users will be even more ...
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Rosa Smothers is Featured in the Women Know Cyber Documentary

Our very own Rosa Smothers, SVP of Cyber Operations, has been featured in the Women Know Cyber documentary by Cybercrime Magazine.
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Your KnowBe4 Fresh Content Updates from October 2021

Check out the 22 new pieces of training content added in October, alongside the always fresh content update highlights.
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[On-Demand Webinar] Hacking Your Organization: 7 Steps Cybercriminals Use to Take Total Control of Your Network

The scary fact is that the majority of data breaches are caused by human error. With so many technical controls in place hackers are still getting through to your end users. How are they ...
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Perry Carpenter Interviews with Safety Detectives

Our very own Perry Carpenter, KnowBe4's Chief Evangelist and Strategy Officer, recently interviewed with Aviva Zacks of Safety Detectives.
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Why Security Awareness Testing Alone Isn’t Enough

Here is a story from one of our customers who wants to help other organizations like you strengthen their cybersecurity practices. Find out about the important lessons they learned when ...
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We Are Official Guinness World Records Holders!

It gives us great pleasure to announce that Eskenzi PR, KnowBe4 and OneLogin now hold the Guinness World Records® title for the Most views of a cybersecurity lesson video on YouTube in 24 ...
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KnowBe4 Celebrates Winning a Tech Cares Award From TrustRadius

For the second consecutive year, we received a Tech Cares Award from TrustRadius! This second annual award celebrates companies that have gone above and beyond to provide strong Corporate ...
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