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5.73 Release Notes (February 2019)


We are proud to announce the release of Proofpoint Essentials v5.73 which will be rolled out for general availability to all customers by 12 February 2019. Customers do not have to take any action to receive this update.



  • NEW Archive Reports: Proofpoint Essentials Professional customers can now view metrics about their Archive by clicking on the clipboard_e5b27a735549d05b80fb7c34964648f3b.png Reports icon.

  • Various improvements to our new User Experience, which continues to be available in Beta for customers and partners to try

  • Updates to our Smart Search algorithms to provide a faster search experience throughout the product 

API Changes

  • No changes to the API, but updated the online API documentation to explain the acceptable entries for the stateprov field used for API-based provisioning.
Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an error causing users on the AD Exempt List to be removed from the list

  • Fixed an error causing lists to be sorted improperly in the UI

  • Fixed an error preventing some Administrators from saving Welcome Email templates

  • Fixed an error causing some docx files to be quarantined improperly

  • Fixed an error preventing the UI from updating a message's send status after a user reported the message as a False Negatives

  • Various other minor fixes