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|Proofpoint Enhances Security Awareness Training Platform, Integrates Best-in-Class Threat Intelligence with People-Centric Innovations|
|Posted: Thu Sep 03, 2020 03:43:41 PM|
Cybersecurity leader offers a truly customizable awareness program to effectively change user behavior and create a security-aware culture
Sunnyvale, Calif., September 3, 2020 -- Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced multiple people-centric innovations to its Proofpoint Security Awareness Training platform to help organizations worldwide train the right people, at the right time, and enhance user experience. Available in Q4 2020, the platform will integrate more closely with Proofpoint’s best-in-class threat intelligence to make it easy for security teams to identify people-centric risk and assign training to targeted users while introducing new customization functionality.
“Proofpoint is the only security awareness training provider that offers critical insight into an organization’s most attacked and most vulnerable users coupled with true customization to create a security-aware culture,” said Alan LeFort, senior vice president and general manager of Security Awareness Training for Proofpoint. “We are proud that our solution can reduce successful phishing and malware infections by up to 90 percent. Today’s Proofpoint Security Awareness Training innovations deliver deep visibility into the threats impacting an organization, tight technical integration, and a wide scope of engaging content.”
Organizations worldwide can now integrate security awareness as part of an overall people-centric security program to drive increased effectiveness through highly-focused education. With the majority of office workers forced to operate remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, teaching end users on how to work safely from a new environment is essential. Proofpoint’s Security Awareness Training new enhancements include: