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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

Vice President, Global Corporate Communications
Proofpoint, Inc.
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July 18, 2012
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – July 18, 2012 – Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT) (http://www.proofpoint.com), a pioneering security-as-a-service provider, today announced findings from a survey of security IT enterprise decision makers, about email and information security trends.
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. 

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March 03, 2017

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

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

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

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

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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.

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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
Customer Choice 2019
2019 Proofpoint Essentials
Customer Choice 2019
2019 Proofpoint Security Awareness Training
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Most Important Cybersecurity Companies of the Last 30 Years
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Best Cybersecurity Education Provider (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Compliance Solution (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Data Governance (Proofpoint Information Protection, Archive, and Compliance)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Data-centric Security (Proofpoint Information Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 eDiscovery (Proofpoint E-discovery Analytics)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Incident Response (Proofpoint Threat Response)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Information Archiving (Proofpoint Enterprise Archive)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Gold Winner 2019
2019 Social Media Security (Proofpoint Digital Risk Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner 2019
2019 Best Cybersecurity Company (between 1,000 to 4,999 employees)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner 2019
2019 Cloud Security (Proofpoint Cloud App Security)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner 2019
2019 Data Leakage Prevention (DLP) (Proofpoint Information Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner 2019
2019 Email Security (Proofpoint Email Protection)
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Silver Winner 2019
2019 Threat Detection, Intelligence and Response (Proofpoint Threat Response)
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