Cofense

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Cofense (formerly known as PhishMe) is a provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions. It offers security awareness services including penetration testing, social engineering, abuse management, incident response, and forensics, which helps organizations improve security and reduce the risk of compromise. The Company serves critical infrastructure, financial services, government, healthcare, higher education, legal and professional services, manufacturing, energy, and technology markets.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQLeesburg, US
Websitecofense.com
Employee Ratings4.7

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)339
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Cofense

Rohyt Belani

Rohyt Belani

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Director
Mel Wesley

Mel Wesley

Chief Financial Officer
Aaron Higbee

Aaron Higbee

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder
Brandi Moore

Brandi Moore

Chief Operating Officer
Shane McGee

Shane McGee

General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer
Allan Carey

Allan Carey

Vice President, Business Development
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Cofense Office Locations

Cofense has offices in Leesburg, Birmingham, Denver, New York and in 6 other locations
Leesburg, US (HQ)
1602 Village Market Blvd SE #400
Birmingham, US
420 20th St N #1825
Denver, US
2560 Welton St #208
New York, US
817 Broadway 4th floor
Melbourne, AU
17/570 Bourke St
Cork, IE
134, Phoenix House, Monahan Rd, Ballintemple
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Cofense Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Cofense total Funding

$58 m

Cofense latest funding size

$42.50 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Cofense investors

Cofense's latest funding round in July 2016 was reported to be $42.5 m. In total, Cofense has raised $58 m
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Cofense Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Cofense Online and Social Media Presence

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Cofense News and Updates

Cofense Report Reveals Weaknesses in Secure Email Gateways, Illustrates Critical Role of Human Intelligence in Phishing Defense

2019 Phishing Threats and Malware Review highlights the latest evolutions to threat actor campaigns and enhanced capacity for malware to evade perimeter controls and penetrate user inboxes LEESBURG, Va., June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cofense™, the global leader in intelligent phishing...

Cofense Partners with NINJIO to Bring Hollywood-Style Storytelling to Security Awareness Offering

LEESBURG, Va., May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cofense™, the global leader in intelligent phishing defense solutions, announced a partnership with NINJIO, a leading creator of cyber security awareness training. NINJIO'S cyber security content will be accessible by customers using the Cofense...

Cybersecurity firm Cofense says Pamplona to sell stake after U.S. probe

U.S. cybersecurity firm Cofense Inc said on Wednesday that buyout firm Pamplona Capital Management is seeking to sell its stake in the company following a year-long probe by U.S. national security regulators.

Cofense Named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training

LEESBURG, Va., Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions world-wide, announced it was named a leader in Gartner's November 2018 Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training. Cofense has been recognized as ...

Cofense SOARs Above Existing Security Orchestration and Automation Offerings Leveraging Human-Intelligence to Stop Active Cyber Attacks

LEESBURG, Va., July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced the introduction of the industry's first Phishing-Specific Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform to help organizations...

Watch out: rising malware attacks designed to mine cryptocurrencies

Businesses and individuals must remain vigilant to protect themselves from cryptojacking.
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Cofense Blogs

“We’re Grateful For The Trust!”

The post “We’re Grateful For The Trust!” appeared first on Cofense. “We’re Grateful For The Trust!” was first posted on October 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this article in your feed reader, then the site is gui…

Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 16, 2020

The post Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 16, 2020 appeared first on Cofense. Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 16, 2020 was first posted on October 16, 2020 at 10:00 am.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-c…

Threat Actors Use Canva Templates for Credential Phishing

The post Threat Actors Use Canva Templates for Credential Phishing appeared first on Cofense. Threat Actors Use Canva Templates for Credential Phishing was first posted on October 14, 2020 at 9:00 am.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading th…

Security Awareness: Choosing Methods and Content that Work

The post Security Awareness: Choosing Methods and Content that Work appeared first on Cofense. Security Awareness: Choosing Methods and Content that Work was first posted on October 12, 2020 at 10:00 am.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading…

Trump COVID-19 Diagnosis Leveraged in Campaigns

The post Trump COVID-19 Diagnosis Leveraged in Campaigns appeared first on Cofense. Trump COVID-19 Diagnosis Leveraged in Campaigns was first posted on October 9, 2020 at 3:33 pm.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this article in your fe…

Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 4, 2020

The post Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 4, 2020 appeared first on Cofense. Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending October 4, 2020 was first posted on October 9, 2020 at 12:31 pm.©2018 "Cofense". Use of this feed is for personal non-comm…
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Cofense Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cofense founded?

    Cofense was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Cofense key executives?

    Cofense's key executives are Rohyt Belani, Mel Wesley and Aaron Higbee.

  • How many employees does Cofense have?

    Cofense has 339 employees.

  • Who are Cofense competitors?

    Competitors of Cofense include Modern Technology Solutions, Mimecast and Omitron.

  • Where is Cofense headquarters?

    Cofense headquarters is located at 1602 Village Market Blvd SE #400, Leesburg.

  • Where are Cofense offices?

    Cofense has offices in Leesburg, Birmingham, Denver, New York and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cofense have?

    Cofense has 11 offices.