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Proofpoint’s State of the Phish Report Stresses the Need for User Training and Email Reporting as Targeted Attacks Climb
Proofpoint Email Protection Wins CRN Product of the Year Award
Sunnyvale, Calif.—January 15, 2020 – Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Proofpoint Email Protection a winner in the 2019 Product of the Year Awards in the web and email security category. Proofpoint Email Protection provides multiple layers of security to safeguard inbound and outbound email. Known for its industry-leading controls, Proofpoint Email Protection detects and blocks malware and non-malware threats, and prevents confidential information from getting into the wrong hands.
Proofpoint Completes the Acquisition of ObserveIT
Sunnyvale, Calif.—November 25, 2019 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced it has completed its acquisition of ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. By combining ObserveIT’s lightweight endpoint agent technology and data risk analytics with Proofpoint’s industry-leading information classification, threat detection, and intelligence, enterprises will have unprecedented insight into user activity with their sensitive data, wherever it resides and the ability to immediately remediate risk.
Proofpoint Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire ObserveIT for $225 Million in Cash; Extending Leadership in People-Centric ...
Sunnyvale, Calif.—November 3, 2019 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), the leader in people-centric cybersecurity, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. Closing of the transaction is expected to occur late in the fourth quarter of 2019, and is subject to customary closing conditions, including Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review, and any other required regulatory approvals.
Proofpoint Named a National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion, Launches Free Security Training Kit for Organizations
Sunnyvale, Calif.—October 17, 2019 – Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced it has been named a National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion by the National Cyber Security Alliance. The company is continuing to support the growing global effort to promote the awareness of online safety and privacy. As part of its commitment, Proofpoint has also launched a free Cybersecurity Awareness Month kit to help organizations with their security education initiatives.