Information Security Officers Can Implement a Multi-lingual Continuous and Comprehensive Training Methodology to Educate Employees Globally
Pittsburgh, PA –July 28— Wombat Security Technologies (Wombat) today announced that its entire comprehensive, award-winning security awareness and training solution that includes knowledge assessments, mock attacks, and interactive training modules for a continuous training methodology is available in 13 languages. Wombat Security helps security officers deliver a comprehensive, continuous training program by providing all of the software necessary to assess and educate employees, reinforce the right behaviors, and measure overall behavior change. Numerous multinational organizations are using Wombat to reduce their risk, with proven results showing up to a 46% reduction in malware infections and up to a 90% reduction in successful phishing attacks from the wild. To further enhance its product offering, Wombat has added new features that make it easier for information security officers to create and manage their security programs across all regions.
“We were looking to complement our existing internal security behavior training program, and making use of Wombat Security’s computer-based training content has not only complemented it, but also gave us the insight we needed to redesign the program, making the use of e-learning as our main delivery method,” said the information security awareness officer of a global food and beverage organization. “The modules are well balanced in content and language coverage as well as brief enough for effective delivery to our employees. Wombat's program has been well appreciated by participants, who found the training material effective not just for work but in their personal lives as well. After over a year using the content, we have noticed positive results such as an increase of security events reported by employees.”
Wombat’s powerful Security Education Platform is made up of the following products to enable multinational companies to effectively manage their training programs.
Joe Ferrara, President and CEO of Wombat Security, said of the company’s global perspective, “We continue to invest in the global functionality of our Security Education Platform because feedback from customers and industry analysts are clearly revealing that security officers of Global 2000 companies need a fully featured system and approach to effectively drive cyber security education programs across their organizations.”
About Wombat Security Technologies
Wombat Security Technologies provides information security awareness and training software to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior. Their SaaS-based cyber security education solution includes a platform of integrated broad assessments, as well as a library of simulated attacks and brief interactive training modules. Wombat's solutions help organizations reduce successful phishing attacks and malware infections up to 90%. Wombat is helping Fortune 1000 and Global 2000 customers in industry segments such as finance, technology, banking, higher education, retail, and consumer packaged goods to strengthen their cyber security defenses.