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Press releases, news stories and media highlights about Proofpoint

March 03, 2017

6 Tax Season Cybersecurity Risks to Avoid

Credit Union Times discusses Proofpoint’s research on this year’s top tax season scams and highlights that cybercriminals have expanded their attack methods to include ransomware, malware and social engineering.

March 03, 2017

Trump Seeks ‘Historic’ U.S. Military Spending Boost, Domestic Cuts

Information Security Buzz discusses President Trump’s proposed increase in defense spending and includes expert commentary from Proofpoint’s Ryan Kalember on the need for this to also address cyber defense strategies.

February 28, 2017

Redmond police investigating major data breach

KTVZ, an Oregon NBC affiliate, interviews Proofpoint’s Ryan Kalember in an on-air segment about a recent BEC and W-2 scam targeting an Oregon school district. Ryan Kalember is interviewed.

February 22, 2017

Proofpoint CEO: Protecting Data

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

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February 20, 2017

Proofpoint Launches Unified Fraud Solution 

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

Mobile Devices: What Could Go Wrong?

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

The Changing Nature of Cyber Threats: What CEOs Need to Know 

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

Survey Roundup: Slow Progress for Minorities, Women on Boards 

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

February 09, 2017

Social Media Phishing Soars, New Trend is Fake Customer Service

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