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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.

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600 Million+
email threats blocked daily
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100 Billion+
data points analyzed daily
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200 Million+
social media accounts protected
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7 Million
mobile apps protected

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Kristy Campbell

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Proofpoint, Inc.
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June 13, 2012
Andres Kohn to Discuss a Big Data Approach to Stopping Email Threats SUNNYVALE, Calif. – June 13, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT)
June 11, 2012
Targeted Attack Protection one of four finalists in Security category SUNNYVALE, Calif. – June 11, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT)
June 07, 2012
Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection™ Stops Targeted Attacks that Evade Conventional Security Systems; Delivers Persistent Defense against Malicious URLs EDITOR'S NOTE: Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection™ is a finalist for the Microsoft Best of TechEd Award in the security category
June 06, 2012
Andres Kohn to Discuss Data privacy, Security issues at Industry Conference SUNNYVALE, Calif., – June 5, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT)
June 04, 2012
David Knight to Discuss Spear Phishing, Malicious Attacks at Industry Conference SUNNYVALE, Calif., – June 4, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) WHAT: Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, announced that David Knight, executive vice president of product management and marketing, will present at the Security Leaders Summit West. The presentation will discuss how organizations can prevent spear phishing and other malicious, targeted attacks through an array of advanced technologies.
May 22, 2012
Wade Chambers joins customer Patty Krivitzky of Alticor in Addressing "A Big Data Approach to Stopping Email Threats"
May 15, 2012
Proofpoint Enterprise Governance Named the Top Demonstration at CSO Security Confab Conference SUNNYVALE, Calif. – May 15, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, has won the CSO New Technology Demo award. The award, which was presented at CSO's Security Confab Conference in La Jolla, California in April, recognized Proofpoint Enterprise Governance solution demonstration as one of the best at the conference.
April 20, 2012
NEW YORK, April 20, 2012 – The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that Proofpoint Inc. (Nasdaq: PFPT) is trading today on the NASDAQ Global Market®.
April 20, 2012
What:    Proofpoint [PFPT], a pioneering security-as-a-service provider that focuses on cloud-based solutions for threat protection, compliance, archiving & governance and secure communications, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO), which will occur today, April 20, 2012, on The NASDAQ Stock Market.  In honor of the occasion, Gary Steele, CEO will ring the Opening Bell. 
February 28, 2012
Proofpoint Enterprise Protection and Privacy Solutions Achieve Notable Industry Accolade for Best Email Content Management

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Proofpoint CEO on the Threat Landscape and People-centric Security | CNN First Move
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Survey: Most Adults Lack Cyber Knowledge, Practices
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China may be trying to hack US utilities, report says
February 22, 2017

CNBC’s Mad Money interviews Proofpoint CEO, Gary Steele, on cyber-attack trends and the security landscape.

Fingers Typing on Laptop Protected by Email Security Solution
February 20, 2017

Mobile Marketing and Technology highlights Proofpoint’s Digital Risk Defense as a unified detection and protection solution for social, mobile, web and email fraud and phishing.

February 16, 2017

Bank Info Security interviews David Jevans on Proofpoint’s Q4 Threat Summary and the cyber risks posed by mobile apps and public WiFi networks.

February 10, 2017

Chief Executive features commentary from Proofpoint CEO, Gary Steele, on cybersecurity trends and the ways CEOs can protect themselves and their companies from increasing threats.

February 10, 2017

The Wall Street Journal includes findings from Proofpoint’s Q4 Threat Summary regarding the increase in social media threats.

February 09, 2017

MediaPost discusses key findings from Proofpoint’s Q4 Threat Summary that reveal social media phishing is on the rise.

February 09, 2017

SC Media dives deep into Proofpoint’s Q4 Threat Summary and provides insights from threat operations expert Patrick Wheeler on social engineering and ransomware trends. Patrick Wheeler is quoted.

February 06, 2017

Bloomberg BNA features an article authored by Proofpoint’s Devin Redmond on the importance of c-suite executives’ collaboration with legal counsels in order to combat security and privacy risks. Devin Redmond is the author.

Security Professionals Analyse Email Threats
February 03, 2017

Information Security Buzz features an article by Proofpoint’s SVP of Cybersecurity Strategy on the importance of businesses reorganizing and reprioritizing security budgets for the new year. Ryan Kalember is the author.

February 01, 2017

Softpedia features Proofpoint’s discovery of a targeted phishing campaign on social media that is using the promise of ‘Twitter Verification’ to scam victims into handing over credit card information.

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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)
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)
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
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
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™
2012 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™

Media Contact

Kristy Campbell

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