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Forcepoint Expands Visibility and Compliance for Cloud Applications with New Cybersecurity Analytics and Data Center Offerings

Human-centric cloud security solution for web, email and CASB provides reporting and context to address biggest risks and behaviors including "Shadow IT"

AUSTIN, Texas – May 24, 2017  Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today extended its cloud security solutions with new software capabilities and data center offerings that accelerate the secure adoption of cloud applications. Forcepoint’s technology protects enterprise and government employees as well as critical business data and IP anywhere, including from advanced threats such as ransomware and phishing attacks.

Forcepoint Appoints 20-Year Cybersecurity Veteran as Global Sales Leader

Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced long-time cybersecurity sales executive Sean D. Foster has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer.

AUSTIN, Texas – May 22, 2017  Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced long-time cybersecurity sales executive Sean D. Foster has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. A proven sales leader with deep industry expertise, Foster will drive Forcepoint's global sales organization in helping customers build human-centric security systems designed to protect employees, critical business data and intellectual property wherever they work or reside.

Forcepoint Expands Operations in Europe with New Sales Leadership

Stefan Maierhofer joins as Area Vice President of Sales for Central and Eastern Europe

AUSTIN, Texas – May 15, 2017 – Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced it is expanding global operations to meet growing demand for human-centric cybersecurity solutions by appointing Stefan Maierhofer as area vice president of Central and Eastern Europe. This appointment builds on the company’s commitment to serve European customers as they build cyber programs and intelligent systems that focus on the behaviors and motivations of people as they interact with critical business data and intellectual property.

Forcepoint Extends Commitment to Securing Global Governments, Names New Executive and Sales Leadership

Timothy B. Solms joins as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Sean D. Berg joins as Vice President, Sales for Global Governments Business

AUSTIN, Texas – May 8, 2017 – Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced two leadership appointments that further extend the company's commitment to delivering the most robust, hardened cyber capabilities to government customers worldwide. Top security talent is increasingly attracted to Forcepoint's human-focused approach.

Forcepoint Data Loss Prevention Solutions Drive Strong Business Momentum

Forcepoint DLP given highest score for the Regulatory Compliance Use Case by Gartner, positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise DLP

AUSTIN, Texas – May 2, 2017  Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced strong data protection momentum driven by enterprise customers adopting centrally managed data loss prevention (DLP) solutions and market recognition including:

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WannaCry Post-Outbreak Analysis

Posted: May 16, 2017

Many of the technical aspects of the WannaCry ransomworm outbreak on Friday 12 May 2017 are well documented by this point: the primary means by...