A perspective on next generation cybersecurity, compliance risks and the cloud

June 16, 2015

How Long Should I Keep This Data?

Robert Cruz

We are increasingly being asked this question from organizations – companies looking for best practice to preserve information that has value, along with enforceable practices to get rid of that which does not.

May 20, 2015

Defining Excellent Customer Service

Dennis Reno

The 2015 SC Magazine Awards announced Proofpoint as the winner of the Customer Service Excellence in IT Security companies.

May 12, 2015

Social Media Compliance in the Fortune 100

As marketing teams find success building corporate social media programs– they are unintentionally creating risks for their peers in the Compliance department.  The average Fortune 100 has over 320 branded social accounts with over 200,000 followers and 1500 employee participants.  The firm is re

April 29, 2015

Under Attack? Respond now, but respond wisely

Duane Kuroda

When cyber criminals strike, they go out of their way to hide actions, misdirect investigators, and even evade detection tools. Often, security teams start the incident response process in the dark, with little more than source and destination IPs, a category, and a proposed severity.

April 01, 2015

Accelerating the Move to Microsoft Office 365

Joe Diamond

IT needs to address security gaps in the platform before getting buy-in from interested parties

March 24, 2015

Information Management Chaos in Financial Services

Robert Cruz

Walking through downtown Palo Alto for lunch last week I noticed something a bit strange. Restaurants and cafes were strangely quiet. VCs, techies, and students were all focused on the big screens. Not watching a Cardinal game or talk show or The Price is Right.

March 18, 2015

Are You Prepared for a Data Breach?

Joe Diamond

Data breaches garnered a lot of media attention in 2014, and so far that momentum has carried forward into 2015.

March 16, 2015

Nexgate Social Threat Center, a 360-degree actionable view of social media threats

Proofpoint Staff

We recently announced the Nexgate Social Threat Center, a real-time social media security operations console.

March 16, 2015

US State Department Highlights Failure in Employee-Driven Email Retention

Robert Cruz

In other poorly timed news, the US State Department’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) released a report this week detailing the agency’s poor email management practices and general State of Departmental Confusion regarding business