Uncertain about your Symantec future?
Symantec customers are thinking about switching from Symantec Email Security.cloud (formerly MessageLabs) or Symantec Messaging Gateway (formerly BrightMail). Why? Uncertainty that their current Email Security.cloud or Messaging Gateway solution will continue to receive the necessary R&D and support investments required to stay ahead of the No. 1 threat vector. In today's ever-changing threat landscape, you need an email security partner that is invested in protecting against these cyber threats. As part of the Broadcom acquisition of Symantec’s enterprise business, Broadcom did not highlight email security as an investment focus and announced plans to cut more than $1B across R&D and sales.
2.8 million mailboxes migrated
Proofpoint can help you upgrade your Symantec email security solution to one that can keep pace with threats, hackers and the dynamic threat landscape. We’ve migrated over 2.8 million mailboxes from Symantec email security to Proofpoint over the past two years. Many former Symantec customers have chosen Proofpoint—and for good reasons: our proven cybersecurity solutions, easy migration and our dedication to customer success.
Why switch to Proofpoint?
Keep pace with the threat landscape
Email threats are evolving more rapidly than ever. Cyber criminals employ multiple techniques including malware distributed by attachments or unsafe URLs and malware-free attacks like credential phishing and email fraud. And they continuously refine their use of social engineering, relying on human intervention to install malware, initiate fraudulent transactions, steal data and other malicious activities. It's clear that in this threat landscape, you need a proven email security solution that can keep pace with ever-changing email attacks.
- 96% of public data breaches started via email1
- Malicious URLs in emails outnumber malicious attachments by roughly 5 to 12
- Targeted organizations experience 47 email fraud attacks on average2
- 99% of emails distributing malware require human intervention3
- 61% of malicious payloads were Emotet, a botnet that can load a range of additional modules, from spamming to information stealing2
A trusted market leader
Proofpoint is a trusted partner to protect your people against the No. 1 threat vector. For seven consecutive years, Proofpoint has been a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways. We’re also a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training for six years running. And for five years in a row, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Proofpoint as the Global Email Security Market Leader.
An easy path forward
Take advantage of our free migration services and price match offer4 when you upgrade to Proofpoint today. Regardless of what Symantec email security product you currently use, we’ll take the pain out of switching to Proofpoint. Speak with an email security specialist to learn more about these special offers.
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The most effective email security
As the threat landscape constantly evolves, Proofpoint continues to deliver innovative technology to protect your inbound and outbound email. Proofpoint email security can detect and block advanced threats with capabilities like static and dynamic URL and attachment sandboxing. It can stop impostor attacks with layered defenses that protect against the multiple avenues and tactics used in email fraud attacks.
Unparalleled visibility and insights
Knowing who the most attacked people are in your organization is critical to providing the effective cybersecurity. Proofpoint email security provides unmatched visibility into who your most attacked people and departments are. And it gives you detailed insights into the threats being used to attack your people.
Invested in customer success
Proofpoint is dedicated to your success. We reinvest 20% of our revenues into research and development—one of the highest rates in the industry—so our customers can stay ahead of the changing threat landscape. That’s why more than 95% of our subscription customers choose to renew with us. And it’s why we are the No. 1 choice of the Fortune 100, Fortune 500, Fortune 1000 and Global 2000.
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"Proofpoint TAP helped tremendously. It reduced malicious emails, attachments, and URLs getting through by 99%."
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"It was a no-brainer to see how many spam, virus-infected, and phishing messages Proofpoint caught compared to the previous solutions we had. When we deployed it, we just changed the MX record and cut it over. The implementation went very well."
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- Verizon. "Data Breach Investigations Report." July 2019.
- Proofpoint. "Quarterly Threat Report." May 2019.
- Proofpoint. "Human Factors Report 2019." September 2019.
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