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December 08, 2016

Proofpoint Named a Leader in 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving for Fifth Consecutive Year

Cloud-based Proofpoint Enterprise Archive captures, classifies, and preserves data for streamlined e-discovery and next-generation compliance supervision

next generation email security
December 01, 2016

Tech experts warn hackers might start targeting yr snapchat in 2017

Pedestrian TV covers Proofpoint's 2017 cybersecurity predictions.

November 17, 2016

New Ransomware Blackmails Victims With Evidence of Dodgy Online Behaviour 

Lifehacker Australia covers Proofpoint's discovery of the new ransomware, Ransoc. No

October 27, 2016

A cybersecurity expert's 10 tips to stop you being scammed on email

Business Insider Australia covers Proofpoint's 10 tips on how to identify a phishing email. 

October 20, 2016

Proofpoint Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire FireLayers, Extending Targeted Attack Protection (TAP) to SaaS Applications

Proofpoint has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire FireLayers, an innovator in cloud security.

October 20, 2016

Proofpoint Announces Strong Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Proofpoint, Inc. announces financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016.

October 04, 2016

Proofpoint CEO: Keeping Information Safe | Mad Money | CNBC

CNBC Mad Money’s Jim Cramer interviews Proofpoint CEO Gary Steele on the cybersecurity landscape and the threats facing companies today including email spoofing, social media fraud and data breaches.

September 28, 2016

Proofpoint Named A Leader In Digital Risk Monitoring and Granted Groundbreaking Patent for Social Media Protection

Proofpoint, Inc. announces it has been named a leader in digital risk monitoring in the The Forrester Wave™: Digital Risk Monitoring, Q3 2016 report and was also granted a new patent for its social media protection technology.

September 07, 2016

Banks brace for more cyber attacks

The Australian Financial Review details Proofpoint’s discovery that Australian bank customers have been targeted by Ursnif and Dreambot in recent months.

August 24, 2016

Proofpoint Acquires Return Path’s Email Fraud Protection Business Unit, Extending its Suite of Business Email Compromise (BEC) Solutions

Comprehensive end-to-end BEC detection, prevention and response solution extends threat identification beyond malware