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March 21, 2018

Global Market Survey: 80% of Australian Businesses Expect to Fall Victim to Email Fraud in the Next 12 Months

Global Proofpoint research reveals 82 percent of boards are concerned with email fraud and more than half (59%) consider it a top security risk—no longer just an IT issue.

March 23, 2017

Business Email Compromise (BEC) Attacks Increase 45 Percent, 2/3 Use Spoofed Email Domains to Trick Victims

Cybersecurity leader Proofpoint enhances its comprehensive multi-layer BEC protection with integrated Email Fraud Defense authentication.

February 14, 2017

Proofpoint Launches Digital Risk Defense, First to Extend Integrated Phishing and Fraud Defense Across Critical Digital Channels

Digital risk market leader extends visibility and protection across company employees, company brands, and company customers to stop targeted phishing and social engineering attacks.

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January 20, 2017

Proofpoint Archive Achieves FedRAMP Certification, Enables Federal Agencies to Meet Complex Regulatory Compliance and eDiscovery Requirements From the Cloud

Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced its cloud-based information archiving solution has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) certification.

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

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.

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.

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