Press releases, news stories and media highlights about Proofpoint
Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint to mitigate their most critical security and compliance risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web. More information is available at www.proofpoint.com.
Proofpoint, Inc. will facilitate a session for Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit attendees entitled “Rapid Response: Stopping Threats Using Security Context & Automatic Containment” on Monday, June 23, 2014.
Winners Will Be Honored In San Francisco on June 23, 2014
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – June 11, 2014 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named NetCitadel a finalist for the 9th Annual 2014 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards in the Security Software category. NetCitadel, Inc. was acquired last month by Proofpoint.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced that it has acquired Silicon Valley-based NetCitadel, a pioneer in the field of automated security incident response, for approximately $24.0 million in cash. The acquisition extends the reach and capabilities of Proofpoint’s existing advanced threat solutions, adding additional threat verification and containment capabilities via an open platform that unifies products from Proofpoint and other vendors.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced the launch of new cloud-based solution for control of confidential, private, and regulated data. Proofpoint Content Control, in an easy-to-deploy and user-friendly addition to the industry-leading Proofpoint Enterprise Privacy suite, provides complete visibility and control over sensitive content such as customer records, patient information or credit card data across the enterprise.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced that it has been selected for inclusion by LinkedIn into the LinkedIn Certified Compliance Partner Program.
Proofpoint Inc. today announced that Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection™ featuring Predictive Defense won a Best of TechEd 2014 award in the Security category.
Proofpoint Inc. will demonstrate a variety of its latest security solutions, including data loss prevention, encryption, Proofpoint Enterprise Protection and Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection™ May 12-15, 2014, at the Microsoft TechEd conference in Houston, Texas. Proofpoint's security products are the industry's first to feature Predictive Defense, a defense against advanced threats for Microsoft Office 365 and on-premise Exchange that incorporates Big Data techniques to identify and preemptively act against malicious email containing embedded URLs and attachments. Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection featuring Predictive Defense has been chosen as one of 3 finalists by the Best of TechEd Awards in the Security category.
Proofpoint, Inc. is ranked 143 on the 2014 Silicon Valley's Annual SV 150 list, which tallies the sales of the top Bay Area technology companies and reveals key trends in the region's booming technology industry.
Proofpoint, Inc. has announced that Brinker Capital implemented Proofpoint Archiver for Chatter to capture and archive content from the enterprise social platform, therefore allowing rich and secure collaboration between employees, customers, partners, suppliers and distributors via Salesforce Communities.
Proofpoint, Inc. a leading security-as-a-service provider, is pleased to announce it was selected as a Reader Trust award winner in the Best Email Security Solution category for the 2014 SC Awards.