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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 for people-centric security and compliance solutions that mitigate their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web. More information is available at www.proofpoint.com.

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5 Billion+
Emails secured daily
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10 Million+
Cloud accounts protected daily
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100 Billion+
Data points analyzed daily
 
 
 

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Proofpoint, Inc. announced Proofpoint Enterprise Governance is a gold winner in the Redmond Third-Party Reader’s Choice Awards. The 2014 awards are presented to vendors in more than 70 different product categories.

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving. The report provides a detailed overview of the enterprise information archiving market and evaluates vendors based on completeness of vision and ability to execute.

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it ranked 410 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

Proofpoint, Inc. today released the industry’s first comprehensive report on the state of social media infrastructure in the enterprise. Available now, part one of the three-part series concludes that Fortune 100 companies have expanded their social media infrastructure by eighty percent in the last three years, resulting in tens 

Proofpoint, Inc. and Social@Ogilvy, a worldwide practice connecting social media experts, today launched the first Social Media Security Council (SMSC) to help organizations better protect their corporate social infrastructure. With a membership that includes Yahoo, Morgan Stanley and other global organizations, SMSC is an authoritative source equipped with defensible best practices that enables marketing, security and compliance professionals to leverage, more safely, social media communication.

Proofpoint, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nexgate, a pioneer in security and compliance solutions for social media communication channels, for approximately $35.0 million in cash. 

  • Record total revenue of $50.3 million, up 46% year-over-year
  • Record billings of $62.1 million, up 50% year-over-year
  • Generated positive adjusted EBITDA for the second consecutive quarter
  • GAAP EPS loss of $0.46; Non-GAAP EPS loss of $0.11
  • Generated operating cash flow of $8.7 million and free cash flow of $4.3 million
  • Increasing FY 2014 revenue and billings guidance

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it will issue a press release reporting financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 after the close of the market on October 23, 2014.

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced its scheduled participation at upcoming conferences.

Proofpoint, Inc. will bring together North America partners for its 2014 Virtual Partner Conference on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. During this exclusive event, the Proofpoint leadership team will detail new channel-focused plans, offerings and sales programs.

2020 CISO Choice Awards_ Premier Security Company Logo
CISO Choice Awards Names Proofpoint the Premier Security Company
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Social Media Security (Proofpoint Digital Risk Protection)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Fraud Prevention (Proofpoint Digital Risk Protection)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Data Governance (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Data Leakage Prevention (DLP) (Proofpoint Information Protection)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 eDiscovery (Proofpoint e-Discovery Analytics)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020 Silver
2020 Cloud Security (Proofpoint Cloud App Security)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020 Silver
2020 Compliance Solution (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020 Silver
2020 Email Security (Proofpoint Email Security)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020 Silver
2020 Threat Detection, Intelligence and Response (Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection and Threat Response)
2019 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award
2019 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award
2019 SC Media Awards Europe
2019 SC Awards Europe
2019 Customers' Choice
2019 Proofpoint Essentials
2019 Customers' Choice
2019 Proofpoint Security Awareness Training
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Best Cybersecurity Education Provider (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Ransomware Protection (Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Security Education Platform (Proofpoint Security Education Platform)
Cybersecurity Breakthrough Award 2020
2020 Best Overall Enterprise Email Security Solution Provider of the Year
Espresa Award_2
2020 Espresa Award for Culture Benefits® Innovation and Excellence
Software Report _v2
One of The Software Report's "Top 100 Software Companies of 2020"
SC Awards 2020_Europe
Best Enterprise Security Solution (Proofpoint Advanced Email Protection)
SC Awards 2020_Europe
Best Cloud Computing Security Solution (Proofpoint Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)
SC Awards 2020_U.S.
Best Email Security Solution (Proofpoint Email Protection)
One of CRN's 20 Coolest Cloud Security Companies of 2020
One of CRN's 20 Coolest Web, Email and Application Security Vendors of 2020
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Best Cybersecurity Education Provider
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Data-centric Security (Proofpoint Information Protection)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Information Archiving (Proofpoint Enterprise Archive)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Insider Threat Solution (ObserveIT, a Proofpoint Company)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Incident Response (Proofpoint Threat Response)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Security Education (Proofpoint Security Awareness Training)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Compliance Solution (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Data Governance (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
CRN’s 2017 Mobility 100: 30 Coolest Mobile Security And Device Management Vendors
2017 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
2017 SC Media Awards - Best Email Security Solution
2017 SC Media Awards - Best Regulatory Compliance Solution
2017 SC Magazine Awards Europe - Best Fraud Prevention Solution
2017 SC Magazine Awards Europe - Best SME Solution
2016 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
2016 SC Magazine Awards - Best Email Security Solution
CRN’s 2016 Security 100: 20 Coolest Web, Email And Application Security Vendors
2015 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
2015 SC Magazine Awards - Best Customer Service
2014 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
2014 SC Magazine Awards Europe - Best Email Security Solution
2014 SC Magazine Awards - Best Email Security Solution
2013 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
CRN’s 2017 Security 100: 20 Coolest Web, Email And Application Security Vendors
CRN’s Top 20 Coolest Cloud Vendors
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Data-centric Security (Proofpoint Information Protection)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 eDiscovery (Proofpoint E-discovery Analytics)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Incident Response (Proofpoint Threat Response)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Information Archiving (Proofpoint Enterprise Archive)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner
2019 Social Media Security (Proofpoint Digital Risk Protection)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Best Cybersecurity Company (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Cloud Security (Proofpoint Cloud App Security)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Data Leakage Prevention (DLP) (Proofpoint Information Protection)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Email Security (Proofpoint Email Protection)
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Threat Detection, Intelligence and Response (Proofpoint Threat Response)
30th Anniversary SC Media Award
Most Important Cybersecurity Companies of the Last 30 Years
2018 GSN's Home Land Security Awards
2018 Best Email Security / Loss Management Solution - Platinum Winner
2018 GSN's Home Land Security Awards
2018 Best Threat Intelligence Solution - Platinum Winner
2018 SC Magazine Awards Europe - Best SME Solution
CRN’s 2018 Security 100: 20 Coolest Web, Email And Application Security Vendors
2012 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™

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Kristy Campbell

Vice President, Global Corporate Communications
Proofpoint, Inc.
+1.408.850.4142