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About Proofpoint

Proofpoint Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. Proofpoint solutions enable organizations to protect their users from advanced attacks delivered via email, social media, mobile, and cloud applications, protect the information their users create from advanced attacks and compliance risks, and respond quickly when incidents occur.

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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

Vice President, Global Corporate Communications
Proofpoint, Inc.
+1.408.850.4142
September 11, 2013
Kevin Epstein to Discuss the Rise of Industrial Phishing at the IT Executives' Conference SUNNYVALE, Calif., – Sept. 11, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT)
September 06, 2013
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.
August 19, 2013
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.
August 09, 2013
Cloud-based Next-Generation Threat and Malware Detection Technology and World-Class Research Team to Further Augment Proofpoint's Targeted Attack Protection™ offering
July 25, 2013
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.
July 22, 2013
New Product Is "Vendor Agnostic," Compatible with Major Archiving Solutions SUNNYVALE, Calif. – July 22, 2013 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading security-as-a-service provider, today announced a new product IT organizations can use to capture social media communications sent by employees via internal and public networks, and then archive the information with the organization's existing archiving solution – including Proofpoint Enterprise Archive™.
July 10, 2013
Faster Access to Data for Compliance, Legal and Governance Initiatives
July 09, 2013
Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute
June 10, 2013
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.
May 30, 2013
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.

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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