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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training


Humans can be either the strongest or weakest defense against threats. Security leaders are, more than ever, seeking to increase security awareness and influence end-user behavior while also boosting security performance, as well as supporting productivity, accountability and compliance.

Published: 25 October 2016

ID: G00293102

Analyst(s): Perry Carpenter, Joanna Huisman

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Market Trends
    • Market Growth
    • A Word to CISOs Seeking to Purchase Security Awareness CBTs

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • BeOne Development
    • Digital Defense
    • Global Learning Systems
    • Inspired eLearning
    • Junglemap
    • KnowBe4
    • MediaPro
    • Optiv Security
    • PhishLine
    • PhishMe
    • Popcorn Training
    • SANS Institute
    • Secure Mentem
    • Security Innovation
    • Security Mentor
    • Symantec (Blackfin Security)
    • Terranova WW
    • The Security Awareness Co.
    • Wombat Security Technologies
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Inclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • Other Vendors of Note

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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