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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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Kevin Epstein to Discuss the Rise of Industrial Phishing at the IT Executives' Conference

SUNNYVALE, Calif., – Sept. 11, 2013  Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT)

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – September 6, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Armorize Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of cloud-based (SaaS) anti-malware products. On August 9, 2013, Proofpoint announced the signing of its definitive agreement to acquire Armorize.

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – August 19, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today announced the appointment of Tracey Newell to the position of Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Newell brings more than 20 years of experience in sales leadership to her new position at Proofpoint. She has an extensive background in SaaS, security, and networking, along with many years of global leadership experience.

Cloud-based Next-Generation Threat and Malware Detection Technology and World-Class Research Team to Further Augment Proofpoint's Targeted Attack Protection™ offering

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – July 25, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today announced that it has acquired Abaca™ Technology Corporation through a reverse triangular merger with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Proofpoint. Abaca is a Silicon Valley company known for its engineering strength, technical talent, and email filtering & protection algorithms.

New Product Is "Vendor Agnostic," Compatible with Major Archiving Solutions

Faster Access to Data for Compliance, Legal and Governance Initiatives

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – June 10, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today announced that Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection™ won a Best of TechEd 2013 award in the Security category. The Best of TechEd awards, co-sponsored by Microsoft and Windows IT Pro, recognize Microsoft partners that offer innovative products and services for the industry. Winners were announced at the Microsoft TechEd North America 2013 conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.

More than Half of IT Professionals Surveyed Say their Organizations were Targeted in the Past Year

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – May 30, 2013–Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today released the results of a survey conducted at two major IT security conferences this year that indicate spear phishing – the precise targeting of malicious, email-borne attacks at specific organizations – continues to be a serious threat.

SC Awards 2020_Europe
Best Cloud Computing Security Solution (Proofpoint Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Browser Isolation (Proofpoint Browser Isolation)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Anti-Phishing (Proofpoint Email Security)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Cyber Threat Intelligence (Proofpoint Nexus Threat Graph)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Best Cybersecurity Education Provider
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company
Proofpoint. Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award
2020 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award
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Pittsburgh Business Times: Best Places to Work
2020 CISO Choice Awards_ Premier Security Company Logo
CISO Choice Awards Names Proofpoint the Premier Security Company
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)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Fraud Prevention (Proofpoint Fraud Defense)
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)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Security Education Platform (Proofpoint Security Education Platform)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Insider Threat Solution (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Computing Cloud Excellence Awards 2021
Best Cloud Automation Solution
2021 SC Media Awards Europe
Proofpoint Information Protection Best Data Leak Prevention (DLP) Solution
2021 SC Media Awards Europe
SC Awards 2021: Best Email Security Solution
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Social Media Security (Proofpoint Digital Risk Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Information Archiving (Proofpoint Enterprise Archive)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
eDiscovery (Proofpoint Enterprise Archive, E-Discovery Analytics)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Data Governance (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Compliance Solution (Proofpoint Compliance Solutions)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Zero Trust Security (Proofpoint Meta)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
User and Entity Behavior Analytics (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Security Monitoring (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Security Investigation (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Cyber Security Excellence Awards 2020_Gold
2020 Ransomware Protection (Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Hybrid Cloud Security (Proofpoint CASB, SaaS Isolation, and Meta)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Google Cloud Security (Proofpoint CASB)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Forensics (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Endpoint Security (Proofpoint Insider Threat Management)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) (Proofpoint CASB)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Azure Cloud Security (Proofpoint CASB)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
AWS Cloud Security (Proofpoint Cloud App Security Broker (CASB))
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Security Education Platform (Proofpoint Security Awareness Training)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Security Education (Proofpoint Security Awareness Training)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Security Awareness Program (Proofpoint Security Awareness Training)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards-Gold-2021
Phishing Detection and Response (Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection (TAP))
2017 SC Media Awards - Best Regulatory Compliance Solution
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
CRN’s Top 20 Coolest Cloud Vendors
CRN’s 2017 Security 100: 20 Coolest Web, Email And Application Security Vendors
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
2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner
2019 Data Leakage Prevention (DLP) (Proofpoint Information Protection)
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™
2019 Customers' Choice
2019 Proofpoint Security Awareness Training
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
2012 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™
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)
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)
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)

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Proofpoint, Inc.
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