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 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.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced the expansion of the Proofpoint Affiliate Program for Microsoft Partners to address channel offerings for enterprises migrating to Microsoft® Office 365™. To meet market demand through the channel, Proofpoint recently launched the Proofpoint Security and Compliance Suite for Office 365. The new suite provides essential advanced threat protection, global regulatory compliance and comprehensive eDiscovery capabilities for Microsoft Office 365.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced Gartner Inc. positioned Proofpoint in the leader’s quadrant of its “Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways”1 for the sixth consecutive year. Proofpoint was positioned furthest and highest respectively on the “completeness of vision” and “ability to execute” axes.
Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it will issue a press release reporting financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the close of the market on July 24, 2014.
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.
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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.