CyberKnight Becomes Value-added Distributor For Proofpoint

To support enterprise and government organizations across MENA to better protect sensitive data, stop targeted threats while minimizing AI risks, CyberKnight has become a value-added distributor for Proofpoint.

As a leading cybersecurity and compliance company that protects organizations’ greatest assets, Proofpoint helps companies around the world to safeguard their data and empower them to stop malicious email attacks, detect and prevent identity-based threats and defend sensitive data from theft, loss, and insider threats.

This partnership will see CyberKnight selling, and supporting Proofpoint’s Email Security, Security Awareness and Training and Identity Threat Detection and Response solutions across the MENA region.

“2023 was a year of unprecedented creativity among threat actors as they leveraged AI for attacks. So, the timing could not be more prudent to partner with Proofpoint. This collaboration marks a significant milestone for us, combining CyberKnight’s commitment to cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions with Proofpoint’s industry-leading expertise and human-centric cybersecurity offerings. Together, we are poised to revolutionize the landscape of digital security in the region, offering our partners and their clients unparalleled protection and peace of mind. This partnership not only strengthens our position as a cybersecurity innovator but also underscores our dedication to providing robust solutions in an ever-evolving threat landscape. I am thrilled about this collaboration and am confident that it will yield tremendous benefits for our valued customers.” said Avinash Advani, Founder & CEO at CyberKnight.

“Organizations in the MENA region face a fast-evolving threat landscape, with almost two-thirds (65%) of CISOs across the UAE and KSA feeling at risk of a material cyberattack in the next 12 months,” says Emile Abou Saleh Senior Regional Director Middle East, Turkey, and Africa at Proofpoint. “With this collaboration, we aim to elevate the standard of digital defense across the region, providing organizations with the tools they need to navigate today’s complex threat landscape successfully, protecting their people and defending their data. This partnership reinforces Proofpoint’s commitment to its channel business across

MENA and together with CyberKnight, we look forward to empowering further organizations in the region with robust and effective cybersecurity solutions.”