Security Experts to Discuss Challenges Facing Organizations
SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 13, 2009 - McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE) today announced Dave DeWalt, president and chief executive officer, will give a keynote speech on McAfee’s vision for the future of security at the RSA Conference 2009. A series of McAfee experts will lead multiple presentations and panel discussions throughout the conference, with topics ranging from the latest cybercrime trends to the challenges that customer face when considering vendor consolidation.
McAfee will host RSA attendees in a pavilion comprised of two side-by-side experiences. At the McAfee Solution Pavilion #1117, McAfee representatives will demonstrate leading solutions for data protection, network and endpoint security, cloud technologies and services all within an interactive environment. Attendees can touch their way through the McAfee product portfolio, participate in a set of hands-on demo stations or test their gaming skills at saving the planet from a barrage of missiles. At the McAfee Partner Pavilion, booth #1017, attendees will experience first-hand the value of the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance partner program which accelerates the development of interoperable security products and simplifies the integration of these products within complex customer environments.
At the event, McAfee will discuss current issues affecting the security industry, including the challenges of fighting cybercrime, trends in cloud computing and the role of security during a down economy. McAfee speakers and presentations include:
On April 22, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., McAfee and FishNet will also be hosting an event titled, “5 Ways In—Protecting from Every Angle,” at the W San Francisco Hotel, directly across from the convention center. This event will focus on the five key security risks that small to medium businesses face, the rise of cyber crime in this economic climate, and how to manage security in 15 minutes a day to get the most out of limited IT resources and budgets. To register, please visit http://events.mcafee.com/forms/FishnetSanFran.
In addition, Kurtz and McClure will host a book signing for their book titled, “Hacking Exposed, 6th Edition: Network Security Secrets and Solutions,” at the McAfee booth #1117 on April 21 from 2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. A second book signing will be held at the RSA Bookstore in the Moscone Center on April 22 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The RSA Conference, now in its eighteenth year, brings together the world’s largest community of information security professionals. The event will be held April 20-24 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. For more information about the event, please visit http://www.rsaconference.com.
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