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March 22, 2018

Guest Post: Three Points from the 2018 HIMSS Survey Your Organization Should Take to Heart

Martin Littmann

We’re pleased to feature Martin Littmann, the Chief Technology & Information Security Officer for Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, on the Proofpoint blog today. He is responsible for IT Architecture & Strategy, Infrastructure, and Information Security.

March 20, 2018

Three Key Findings from Our Latest Global Email Fraud Research

Robert Holmes

Email fraud, also known as business email compromise (BEC), is one of today’s most widespread cyber threats. These highly targeted, socially engineered attacks seek to exploit people rather than technology.

March 14, 2018

Three Things to Know About the SEC's New Cybersecurity Guidelines

Darren Lee

Last month, the Securities and Exchange Commission (S.E.C.) released new guidance for public companies that encourages senior leadership to prioritize cybersecurity and disclose security breaches and risks that may be relevant to in

March 07, 2018

Email Fraud in The Netherlands: 3 in 4 Companies Still Exposed

Ron Jacobs

Email fraud, also known as business email compromise (BEC), is one of today’s greatest cyber threats facing organizations. These socially engineered attacks seek to exploit people rather than technology.

March 02, 2018

Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation Will Be the Focus of HIMSS18

Ryan Witt

“Come writers and critics who prophesize with your pen.…for the times they are a-changin'.”  

March 01, 2018

5 Ways Proofpoint’s Wombat Security Acquisition Will Help Cybersecurity Teams Increase Awareness

Ryan Kalember

We are pleased to announce Proofpoint has completed its Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. acquisition—marking a new day in the security awareness and phishing simulation space.

February 23, 2018

PyeongChang 2018 and future Olympic games a target for domain fraud

Harold Nguyen, Roman Tobe

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang are underway but attempts at cyber fraud related to their domain identity appears to have been in the works for some time. The South Korean city was officially named as the Olympic host in 2011.

February 22, 2018

5 Ways To Protect Your Company’s Hashtags

Roman Tobe

Hashtags are a great way to promote your brand on social media. They create buzz, help fans follow your company’s activity, and encourage engagement. But brand hashtags can also put your organization at risk.

February 21, 2018

Proofpoint Recognized on CRN’s Top 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors of 2018

Proofpoint Staff

Proofpoint is pleased to announce it has just been named to CRN’s 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors Of 2018 and is recognized for fuelin

February 12, 2018

Email Fraud Attackers Grow More Sophisticated as the Average Number of Identities Spoofed per Organization Doubled in Q4

Ryan Terry

Email fraud is more pervasive than ever. Companies of all sizes, in all industry verticals, and in all locations are at risk of falling victim to these highly-targeted, socially engineered attacks.

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