A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cloudmark, Inc., a leader in messaging security and threat intelligence for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and mobile carriers worldwide.  The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017 and…

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, today announced its Board of Directors has appointed Michael Johnson as a new independent director, effective July 18, 2017. Mr. Johnson currently serves as senior vice president and chief information security officer of Capital One Financial Corporation. Prior to this role, he served as the chief…

LONDON, June 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced the 2017 SC Media Awards Europe recently recognised two of its solutions for Best Fraud Prevention and Best SME solution. The announcement was made Tuesday, 6th June at the awards presentation held at Old Billingsgate, London . Proofpoint’s…

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced it will issue a press release reporting financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 after the close of the market on April 20, 2017. Proofpoint will host a conference call and live…

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today released new research into business email compromise (BEC) attacks which indicates an acceleration in their sophistication and velocity. Overall BEC attacks increased by 45 percent in the last three months of 2016 compared to prior months…

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced the 2017 SC Awards recently recognized two of its solutions for Best Email Security and Best Regulatory Compliance. Proofpoint’s award-winning technologies included Proofpoint Email Protection, which integrates advanced inbound email security, with outbound filtering and…

 Proofpoint Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016. “We were very pleased with our strong fourth quarter results, which capped off another record year for the company,” stated Gary Steele,…

 Proofpoint Named a Leader in 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving for Fifth Consecutive Year

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation security and compliance company, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of the 2016 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving (EIA) for the fifth consecutive year. The report provides a detailed overview of the enterprise…

 Proofpoint to Present at Upcoming Conferences

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, today announced its scheduled participation at the following upcoming conferences: Paul Auvil, chief financial officer, to present at the Credit Suisse 20th Annual Technology Conference  at 8:30 a.m. MST (7:30 a.m. PST) on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Scottsdale,…

 Proofpoint to Present at Upcoming Conferences

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, today announced its scheduled participation at the following upcoming conferences: Gary Steele, chief executive officer, and Paul Auvil, chief financial officer, to present at the 2016 RBC Capital Markets’ Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference at 8:00 a.m. ET…