January 11, 2010 11:00 ET

BrightTALK Hosts Intrusion Prevention Summit

Interact With Security Experts Live on BrightTALK

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - January 11, 2010) -

WHAT: Intrusion Prevention Summit hosted by BrightTALK™

Successful network attacks have become so common that they are no longer news. With so much at risk, businesses are under pressure to take a proactive approach to IT security by implementing a holistic security management program to help reduce the impact of these attacks, prevent breaches from happening and meet compliance needs.

These webcasts will feature live, interactive presentations covering current trends in intrusion prevention systems, the total economic impact of network security intrusion prevention, and best practices and strategies to protect your database from the inside out

WHEN: Tuesday, January 12, 2010, from 12:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. PT (The webcasts will also be immediately recorded and viewable on-demand at BrightTALK)

"Defense in Depth: Protection from Attacks at Various Stages"
Matt Dieckman from SonicWALL

"IDS & IPS: What You Don't Know Might Hurt You"
Stuart Wilson, CTO of Endace

"Weaponization of Enterprise Mobile Endpoints"
Winn Schwartau, Founder of SCIPP International

"Leverage Cyber Threat Intelligence to Identify Network Intrusions"
Peter Makohon, Principal at Deloitte & Touche LLP

"Malware Analysis in the Incident Response Process"
Tyler Hudak, Incident Handler at General Electric

"The In's and Out's of Intrusion Prevention"
Heather Axworthy, Lead Security Specialist at University of Massachusetts

"Building the Business Case for Application Security"
Calem Sima, CTO of ASC and Katherine Lam from HP

"Best Practices: Intrusion Prevention Systems"
Marco Ermini, Network Security Manager, Vodafone Group Services

"Network Security Monitoring: Scalability Challenges"
Sirah Ahmed Shaikh, Senior Lecturer at Coventry University

"Intrusion Prevention Systems Overview"
Maria Papadaki, Lecturer in Network Security at University of Plymouth

"Value of IDS/IPS Visualization in Managed Services"
Jorge Sebastiao, BD Manager Managed Services & Security Guru, ITS

"Preventing Intrusions by Insiders: A Game-Theoretic Approach"
Sokratis Katsikas, Ministry of Infrastructures, Transports & Networks

WHERE: Summit program and registration is available on BrightTALK:

ADD WEB 2.0 CONTENT TO YOUR SITE: The summit can also be accessed (live and later on-demand) through the BrightTALK player, which can be embedded into any of your websites and blogs. For information on how to embed a player or to participate in future summits, contact Donna Suen at (415) 955-0599 or dsuen (at)


BrightTALK is devoted to making webcasting the ultimate business tool for transferring knowledge. BrightTALK creates a vibrant exchange of ideas between presenters and viewers featuring live, interactive access to the world's top thought leaders.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Donna Suen
    (415) 955-0599
    dsuen (at)