Proofpoint Essentials Nominated Best SME Safety Solution at SC Media Europe Rewards

June 16, 2018


Proofpoint has been capped winner of an esteemed SC Media Europe Reward at the June 5, 2018 ceremony at the Marriott Grosvenor Square, London.

The Sunnyvale, CA-based next-generation safety and compliance business won the Best SME Safety Solution for Proofpoint Basics.

Proofpoint Basics is an enterprise-category cybersecurity solution for small and medium-sized companies that includes data loss avoidance, policy-enforced encryption, vibrant analysis of URLs and electronic mail attachments, and improved spam and phishing discovery. This is the second consecutive year that the company has received the award.

The SC Europe Awards acknowledge the topmost cybersecurity solutions, professionals, and facilities and are believed the gold standard of achievement in the industry. Selected firms are whittled down to a shortlist of qualifiers and a highly qualified board of professional judges make a decision on the highest quality solutions that provide companies with the best level of safety in their respective groups.

The adjudicators are drawn from the senior positions of the information safety industry from a wide variety of industry sectors including banking, airline groups, insurance, retail, government department and food groups.

In addition, Proofpoint received three ‘Highly Commended’ Awards on the night in the groups: Best Electronic mail Safety Solution – For Proofpoint Electronic mail Safety, Best Cloud Calculating Solution – For Proofpoint Cloud App Safety Adviser, and Best Enterprise Safety Solution for Proofpoint Targeted Attack Defense. The company’s total of rewards was greater than any other cybersecurity company on the night.

“The safety dangers and tasks facing public and private sector firms nowadays are persistent and complicated. Proofpoint emerges above its rivals to protect how organizations work across electronic mail, mobile and social media networks,” said Ryan Kalember, senior VP of Cybersecurity Plan at Proofpoint. “Being acknowledged at the recent SC Awards Europe is a welcomed acceptance of our dedication to invention when it comes to innovative cybersecurity safety for companies of all dimensions.”