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Cobalt Strike: Favorite Tool from Advanced Persistent Threat(APT) to Crimeware

Cobalt Strike: Favorite Tool from Advanced Persistent Threat(APT) to Crimeware

In 2021, Cobalt Strike is appearing in Proofpointthreat data more frequently than ever. Cobalt Strike is a legitimate security tool used by penetration testers to emulate threat actor activity in a network. However, it is also increasingly used by malicious actors – Proofpoint saw a 161 percent increase in threat actor use of the tool from 2019 to 2020. This aligns with observations from other security firms as more threat actors adopt hacking tools in their operations.

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Proofpoint Delivers Advanced Data Loss Prevention for Microsoft Teams

Proofpoint Delivers Advanced Data Loss Prevention for Microsoft Teams

Becomes a certified Teams security and compliance partner for data loss prevention

Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced Proofpoint Cloud App Security Broker (Proofpoint CASB) is now a certified data loss prevention (DLP) partner for Microsoft Teams. Available as part of Proofpoint’s Information Protection platform, organizations worldwide can now ensure real-time data security and compliance while millions of users collaborate in Teams. This is Proofpoint’s third business-critical integration with Teams since launching its Content Capture and Enterprise Archiving integration in 2020 as part of Proofpoint’s Compliance platform.

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