Pittsburgh, PA – August 6, 2013 – Wombat Security Technologies (Wombat), a leading provider of cyber security awareness and training solutions, today announced a global reseller agreement with RSA, The Security Division of EMC, that will help organizations effectively leverage security awareness training so that employees become part of their company's active defense against growing cyber attacks.
As part of the global reseller agreement, RSA will offer Wombat's award-winning cloud-based security training platform that includes a comprehensive anti-phishing training suite well known for its innovative education methodology and effectiveness. Wombat customers have experienced greater than 80% reduction in susceptibility to attack when implementing their continuous training methodology that includes assessment through simulated attacks, training, and detailed user knowledge analytics.
"We're already seeing strong interest in this product around the world - the Wombat solution is something that security teams are asking for," said Todd Leftkowitz, Senior Director, Worldwide Education Services at RSA, The Security Division of EMC. "Wombat offers an innovative way to train employees and the company's vision for carrying out the security awareness mission aligns well with ours to embrace end users as an important part of a defense-in-depth strategy."
Wombat's Security Training Platform – used by government organizations and enterprises of all sizes from Fortune 50 to SMB – enables businesses to easily manage their security awareness training and employee assessment program from one cloud-based, Enterprise-grade solution. Wombat's Security Training Platform enables security officers to:
Joe Ferrara, President and CEO of Wombat, said, "We're thrilled to be working with RSA on this great opportunity to help their prospects and customers make their employees an active part of their company's defense against the most sophisticated user-targeted attacks."
About Wombat Security Technologies
Wombat Security Technologies helps organizations combat cyber security threats with uniquely effective software-based training solutions for employees. Wombat offers fully automated, highly scalable training solutions, built on learning science principles. They offer mock attacks with a brief embedded training message, as well as a full complement of 10-minute software training modules. Wombat's training solutions have been shown to reduce employee susceptibility to attack over 80%. Wombat is helping Fortune 1000 customers, large government agencies and small to medium businesses in segments such as finance, banking, higher education, retail, technology, energy, insurance, and consumer packaged goods strengthen their cyber security defenses. For more information visit www.wombatsecurity.com or contact Lorraine Kauffman-Hall at 704-882-0443 firstname.lastname@example.org.