Stu Sjouwerman

Stu Sjouwerman is founder and CEO of KnowBe4, developer of security awareness training and simulated phishing platforms, with over 30,000 customers and more than 20 million users. He was co-founder of Sunbelt Software, the anti-malware software company acquired in 2010. Stu is the author of four books, with his latest being “Cyberheist: The Biggest Financial Threat Facing American Businesses.”

close up of cyber eye

KnowBe4’s Stu Sjouwerman offers a peek into the ways of a cybercriminal, providing organizations unique insights into how they can strengthen their cybersecurity strategy. With everything digital becoming automated and connected, a cyber pandemic could spread faster than a biological virus and create a far more devastating impact. Leaders and businesses must ready themselves to fight this new battle. One of the...

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The Psychology of Phishing Victims and How to Overcome it

Phishing is often cited as responsible for more than 90% of all breaches. KnowBe4 founder and CEO Stu Sjouwerman provides practical guidance on how to mitigate this leading cyber risk. Sponsored Phishing is perhaps the greatest security risk that organizations face today. While companies tend to focus their cybersecurity efforts on technical defenses, the truth is that most cyberattacks take advantage of...

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Reduce your risk of cyber crime with this approach

Given the increasingly sophisticated social engineering methods used by professional cyber criminals, security is more critical – and harder to achieve – now than ever before. Organizations must employ some key strategies to reduce risk; an oversight here can have devastating repercussions.

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