SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE) experts are scheduled to present next week at Black Hat USA 2007 and DEFCON 15, two high-profile security conferences in Las Vegas.
WHAT: BlackHat USA 2007 John Viega, vice president and chief security architect and David Coffey Manager of product security at McAfee® are slated to deliver a presentation titled "Building an Effective Application Security Practice on a Shoestring Budget" at Black Hat USA 2007. Viega and Coffey will discuss several problems organizations currently face with application security and how to overcome these problems cost-effectively.
WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 2, at 3:15 p.m.
WHERE: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
WHAT: DEFCON 15 Toralv Dirro, EMEA security strategist at McAfee Avert® Labs and Dirk Kollberg, virus research lead at McAfee Avert Labs, are scheduled to deliver a presentation titled "Trojans: A Reality Check" at DEFCON 15.
Dirro and Kollberg will provide an update on what malware is being used in the real world. They will show how different Trojans work and illustrate how the threats have changed now that a lot of money is involved in using Trojans.
WHEN: Friday, Aug. 3 at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Riviera Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas
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