header-logoIn today’s digital era, where human error remains a significant vulnerability in the cybersecurity landscape, Hera Group, a distinguished cybersecurity services and solutions provider, founded in South Africa and extending its operations across 18 African countries, proudly announces a strategic partnership with KnowBe4, the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform. This collaboration marks a pivotal moment in Hera Group’s mission to enhance the cybersecurity posture of businesses across Africa, emphasizing the crucial role of human factors in protecting against cyber threats.

As cyber threats become increasingly sophisticated and frequent, organizations must go beyond technical defenses and focus on cultivating a security-conscious culture. Employees are often the first line of defense, and their awareness and behavior can significantly influence the effectiveness of an organization’s cybersecurity strategy. Recognizing the importance of human-centric cybersecurity, Hera Group has teamed up with KnowBe4 to deliver state-of-the-art security awareness training and simulated phishing tests that empower employees to recognize, avoid, and report potential threats.

KnowBe4 offers a comprehensive suite of security awareness training and phishing simulation solutions meticulously designed to address the diverse and evolving needs of modern enterprises:

Compliance Training

KnowBe4 offers a wide range of compliance training modules to help organizations meet regulatory requirements and standards, including GDPR, HIPAA, PCI DSS, and more. These modules ensure that employees understand and adhere to compliance obligations, reducing the risk of non-compliance penalties.

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This security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) platform for phishing emails helps organizations manage and respond to reported phishing threats more effectively. PhishER automates the identification and prioritization of threats, enabling faster response times and reducing the burden on security teams.

Policy Management: The platform includes tools for managing and disseminating security policies and procedures, ensuring that employees are aware of and adhere to organizational security policies. This feature simplifies the process of policy management and compliance tracking.

Security Awareness Training

KnowBe4 provides engaging, interactive training modules that educate employees on a wide range of cybersecurity topics, from phishing and social engineering to password management and compliance. The training is designed to be easily digestible and relevant, helping employees retain and apply their knowledge in real-world scenarios.

Security Culture Survey

KnowBe4’s Security Culture Survey assesses the security culture within an organization, providing insights into employee attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors related to cybersecurity. This helps organizations identify strengths and weaknesses in their security culture and develop targeted strategies for improvement.

Simulated Phishing Attacks

KnowBe4’s platform allows organizations to conduct simulated phishing attacks to test and improve their employees’ ability to identify and respond to phishing attempts. These simulations provide valuable insights into potential vulnerabilities and areas for improvement, enabling targeted training interventions.

Through this partnership, Hera Group aims to integrate KnowBe4’s cutting-edge security awareness training and phishing simulation solutions into its offerings, providing clients with a comprehensive approach to enhancing their cybersecurity culture. By leveraging KnowBe4’s innovative technologies, Hera Group empowers organizations to reduce their susceptibility to cyber threats, improve compliance, and foster a proactive security mindset among employees.

Hera Group takes immense pride in its highly qualified team of cybersecurity experts, whose extensive experience and deep expertise ensure the delivery of top-notch solutions to every engagement. Committed to excellence, the team continually enhances its skills and knowledge, staying at the forefront of advancements in cybersecurity. Their dedication solidifies Hera Group’s position as a trusted partner for organizations seeking to optimize their cybersecurity strategies through human-centric solutions.

Together with KnowBe4, Hera Group is dedicated to fostering a secure, aware, and resilient digital environment for businesses and communities across Africa. This partnership underscores Hera Group’s commitment to delivering innovative, effective, and reliable cybersecurity awareness training solutions that address the evolving needs of clients and mitigate human-related cyber risks effectively.