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Press releases, news stories and media highlights about Proofpoint

April 12, 2016

Proofpoint Stops Impostor Emails with Industry’s Only Dynamic Fraud Protection

New dynamic classification ensures organizations worldwide are quickly protected from socially-engineered impostor emails, also known as business email compromise (BEC) or CEO fraud

March 04, 2016

Proofpoint Wins Best Email Security Solution Trust Award from SC Magazine

Cloud-based Enterprise Protection solution combines next-generation email security and compliance to stop messaging threats

February 23, 2016

Proofpoint Cybercrime Report: Attackers Prey on Human Behaviors

Annual Human Factor report reveals cybercriminals shifted tactics to fool victims, rather than invest in technical exploits, across email, social media and mobile applications

January 28, 2016

Proofpoint Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results

“We were very pleased with the company’s execution during the fourth quarter, which resulted in a strong finish to a record year,” stated Gary Steele, chief executive officer of Proofpoint.  

January 20, 2016

Palo Alto Networks and Proofpoint Partner to Extend Threat Prevention Capabilities

Companies Combine Best-of-breed Network, Cloud and Endpoint Security with Best-of-breed Email and Social Media Security

December 14, 2015

Proofpoint Launches Industry’s First Instagram Security Solution

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced the first solution that automatically identifies Instagram security threats, compliance violations and inappropriate content for removal.

November 18, 2015

Proofpoint Joins Open Information Security Foundation, Reinforces Open Source Commitment

Proofpoint, Inc. has joined the Open Information Security Foundation (OISF) as a platinum member, underscoring its ongoing support for open source security initiatives.

November 16, 2015

Gartner Names Proofpoint a Leader in 2015 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving for Fourth Consecutive Year

Proofpoint, Inc. has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the 2015 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving for the fourth consecutive year.

November 03, 2015

Proofpoint Acquires Socialware, Expands Social Media Compliance Expertise

Socialware technology, combined with Proofpoint’s existing social solutions, will provide the industry’s broadest and deepest social media security and compliance offering.


October 21, 2015

Proofpoint Announces Strong Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Proofpoint, Inc. announces financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015.