SOURCE: ArcSight

September 21, 2006 08:00 ET

Ponemon Institute and ArcSight Host Webcast: "When the CEO's Away - The Insiders Will Play"

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 21, 2006 --ArcSight, Inc., a global leader in Enterprise Security Management (ESM) software, and information management research firm the Ponemon Institute will host a new webcast entitled, "When the CEO's Away - The Insiders Will Play," on Monday, September 25th at 2:00 p.m. EDT.

The webcast will review the recently released study on Insider Threats by the Ponemon Institute, which examines IT security professionals' opinions related to the causes, responses and solutions to insider threats on data integrity. The study results indicate leadership failures as a primary cause of employee complacency and negligence, in addition to malicious behavior resulting in both intentional and inadvertent compromise of sensitive corporate and customer information, IT sabotage and fraud.

WHO:   Dr. Lawrence A. Ponemon, Chairman and Founder, Ponemon Institute
       and Steve Sommer, SVP, Marketing and Business Development, ArcSight

WHAT:  "When the CEO's Away - The Insiders Will Play" webcast

WHEN:  Monday, September 25, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. EDT


       The webcast will be archived and available at

WHY:   Security executives, analysts and press are invited to attend
       this online event and learn:

       --  The root causes of insider threats
       --  The top insider threats and concerns security professionals face
       --  Insights on unreported security breaches
       --  Effects of limited resources
       --  How to educate the organization and C-level staff on insider
       --  The average annual cost insider data breaches have on an
About the Ponemon Institute:

The Ponemon Institute is dedicated to advancing responsible information and privacy management practices in business and government. To achieve this objective, the Institute conducts independent research, educates leaders from the private and public sectors and verifies the privacy and data protection practices of organizations in a variety of industries.

About ArcSight:

ArcSight, a leader in Enterprise Security Management, provides solutions that serve as the mission control center for real-time threat management, compliance reporting and automated network response. By comprehensively collecting, analyzing and managing security data, ArcSight solutions centrally manage and mitigate information risk for security, insider threat and compliance. ArcSight's customer base includes leading global enterprises, government agencies and MSSPs.

ArcSight and the ArcSight logo are trademarks of ArcSight, Inc.

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