SOURCE: Citadel Security Software

June 23, 2005 08:00 ET

Citadel Security Software to Present at Global Security Consortium 2005 June Summit

Vice President Government Affairs and Corporate Development Robert Dix to Present on Identity Theft and Anti-Phishing

DALLAS, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 23, 2005 -- Citadel Security Software (NASDAQ: CDSS)

Who:       Moderator:    Steve Bowsher, InterWest Partners
           Panelists:    Robert B. Dix, Jr., VP Government Affairs &
                          Corporate Development, Citadel Security Software
                         Michal Tsur, Co-Founder, Cyota
                         Mary Ann Davidson, Chief Security Officer, Oracle
                         Ravi Sandhu, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist,
                         C. David Moll, CEO, Webroot Software

What:      Leading security experts participate in a panel discussion on
           identity theft and anti-phishing.

           Global Security Consortium, Inc. (GSC) is a broadbased industry
           consortium whose mission is to enhance U.S. and global security
           by developing and managing public-private partnerships. GSC has
           developed a program whose aim is to accelerate the application
           and integration of innovative technology from the venture
           capital community, and the optimization of large technology
           platforms, to enhance security for government and industry.

           The 2005 June Summit brings together federal agencies, venture
           capital funds and their portfolio companies, technology platform
           vendors and integrators to address security-related challenges,
           opportunities and programs within Federal Agencies. The program
           features strategy panels on software assurance, data protection,
           identity theft and anti-phishing, intrusion prevention, security
           applications of biometrics and nanotechnology and opportunities
           for an integrated security architecture.

Where:     Global Security Consortium 2005 June Summit,
           The Fairmont Washington, D.C. Hotel, Washington, D.C.

When:      Thursday, June 23, 2005, 10:30 to 11:30 am

Title:     Panel: Identity Theft and Anti-Phishing

Abstract:  Robert (Bob) Dix is the former staff director for the House
           Subcommittee on Technology, Information Technology,
           Intergovernmental Relations, and the Census, where he worked
           with Chairman Adam Putnam and Committee on Government Reform
           Chairman Tom Davis. In this session, he will discuss the
           challenges of identity theft and anti-phishing and the
           importance of combating these security challenges to protect
           our nation's critical infrastructures.
About Citadel

Citadel Security Software (NASDAQ: CDSS) delivers security solutions that enable organizations to manage risk, reduce threats and enforce compliance with security policies and regulations. Citadel's proven architecture provides a business process to manage the increasing volume, frequency and complexity of cyber security attacks. Citadel combines the world's largest active library of remediations spanning all classes of vulnerabilities with a proven delivery methodology to dramatically streamline vulnerability management and security compliance and provide ROI from the first use. Citadel solutions are used across the Department of Defense, at the Veterans Administration, and within other government and commercial organizations. For more information on Citadel, visit, or call 888-8CITADEL.

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