Cybersecurity for Federal Government Agencies

Cybersecurity for federal government agencies

Proofpoint Achieves FedRAMP Certification for Email Protection, DLP and TAP

Overview

Federal agencies are providing more direct-to-citizen communications and services via the internet than ever before. Success depends on your ability to safeguard your front lines with a government cybersecurity solution to protect against email fraud, advanced threats and data loss while fostering citizen trust.

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Proofpoint Security Awareness Training Announces FedRAMP in Process Status

Proofpoint is proud to announce that Proofpoint Security Awareness Training has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Program (FedRAMP) in Process Status. This effort is part of Proofpoint’s broader commitment to help federal agencies protect their most valuable and most attacked asset: their people.

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Continuous diagnostics and mitigation solutions

Proofpoint supports the DHS Continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) program with a security platform and threat intelligence to defend your agency against advanced threats. We also help you protect sensitive data from loss. And we protect your critical information and equip you with the right intelligence and tools to respond quickly when things go wrong.

Complete protection against email threats

Proofpoint Email Protection includes Email Fraud Defense to provide you with complete protection against advanced threats and targeted attacks. This includes those that target citizens and employees by spoofing your email domain. For federal agencies looking to comply with the DHS BOD 18-01 mandate, Email Fraud Defense provides the most comprehensive and effective solution for DMARC authentication.

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Proofpoint Employee Explains Government Cybersecurity to Federal Employee

Phishing simulation and security awareness

Protect your people and data with Proofpoint Phishing Simulation and Security Awareness. These solutions help you test and educate your employees about attack tactics in email. It gives you an added layer of security to:

  • Increase awareness, change users’ behavior and reduce risk with interactive training
  • Reduce the number of successful phishing attacks and malware infections
  • Prevent future security breaches

Threat protection in personal email

Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection (TAP) Isolation Personal Webmail Defense protects you and your users across personal webmail and browsing activities spanning the broader web. It detects both known and never-before-seen attacks—fundamentally changing the way you manage personal webmail.

  • External content does not touch endpoint
  • Nothing needs to be installed on endpoint
  • Negligible latency
  • No impact on visual user experience
  • Does not require multiple OS instances for multiple browsing sessions

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Security Employees Investigate Threats in Security Operations Center

Fedramp-certified information archive

U.S. government agency IT teams often struggle to retain, access, discover, and dispose of content in compliance with today's evolving regulations. With our FedRAMP-certified information archiving solution, you can meet increasingly complex regulatory guidance. This includes National Archives and Records Administration’s (NARA) Capstone. And we help you improve data capture and achieve legally defensible retention and disposition.

Works with your security ecosystem

We work with industry-leading technology and channel partners to provide you with complete security visibility and protection. We partner with Palo Alto Networks to provide you with coordinated detection and protection throughout network, endpoint, cloud, email and social media platforms. We also offer prebuilt Splunk integrations so your security team can work more efficiently, enhance security and respond more quickly and effectively to incidents.

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Proofpoint federal announcements and news

Proofpoint: Proofpoint Achieves In Process FedRAMP Status for Targeted Attack Protection (TAP)

Proofpoint: DHS BOD 18-01: Enhance Email and Web Security Webinar

Proofpoint: Your One Stop for Binding Operating Directive 18-01 Compliance

CyberScoop: DHS orders fed to adopt DMARC email security

CyberScoop: White House cybersecurity coordinator takes on additional role in Trump administration

Proofpoint: Proofpoint Kicks Off FedRAMP Certification

US-CERT: FTC Releases Alert on Fraudulent Emails

The White House: Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure

Executive Gov: DOD Moves on DMARC Implementation

Federal News Network: Email: The often neglected cybersecurity threat

Proofpoint: Regulatory Support for Email Security

Proofpoint: Federal DMARC Adoption Rates Increase Significantly to Address BOD 18-01 Deadline

GovInfoSecurity: Microsoft warns of COVID-19 phishing emails spreading RAT

FCW: CDC, IRS and other federal sites spoofed in global phishing scams

Syndicated to: FCW Insider Newsletter.

GCNCybercriminals seek profit in coronavirus  

GovInfoSecurity: ZLoader banking malware resurfaces

POLITICO: FISA authorities go back to the drawing board 

Government Technology: Cybercriminals seek profit in coronavirus 

Homeland Security News Wire: Cyberexperts step in as criminals seek to exploit coronavirus fears 

Homeland Security Today: New RedLine Stealer distributed using coronavirus-themed email campaign

Homeland Security Today: TA505 and others launch new coronavirus campaigns; now the largest collection of attack types in years 

GovInfoSecuritySpoofed website templates help spread COVID-19 scams: Report

World Politics Review: How Hackers Are Seizing on COVID-19 and Hampering the Global Response 

GovInfoSecurity: FBI: COVID-19-themed business email compromise scams surge

Homeland Security Today: Coronavirus/COVID-19 payment lures on the rise 

FedScoop: SNG Live: Cybersecurity 

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Learn More About Proofpoint Federal Government Cybersecurity Solutions

Get started today by conducting your own DMARC assessment or contact us at federalsales@proofpoint.com