SOURCE: Application Security, Inc.

June 14, 2006 08:30 ET

Application Security, Inc. and Mandiant Host Best Practices Webinar, Anatomy of a Database Intrusion, June 20

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 14, 2006 -- The effects of a publicized security breach are palpable -- business, government and industry have all felt the pinch. To help the industry meet today's database security needs, Application Security, Inc. (AppSecInc) and leading information security provider Mandiant will host a webinar titled "Anatomy of a Database Intrusion" on Tuesday, June 20, 2006. This in-depth technical seminar approaches database security from an incident response and computer forensics perspective.

As leaders in the enterprise security marketplace, AppSecInc and Mandiant are focused on outreach and education as part of a comprehensive approach to addressing security concerns.

PRESENTER: Kris Kendall, Principal Consultant, Mandiant
TOPIC: "Anatomy of a Database Intrusion"
WHEN: Tuesday, June 20, 2006, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Eastern Time
REGISTER: Advance Registration for this live web event is available free-of-
charge at

The webinar will offer insight into:

--  How real-life database security incidents work
--  What tools and techniques can be used to penetrate a database
--  Strategies for keeping data safe, and how these strategies can prevent
--  Best practices for implementing database security in your organization

"Database breaches aren't theoretical; they happen regularly and the implications are dramatic," said Ted Julian, Vice President, Strategy and Marketing for Application Security, Inc. "This webinar will go far beyond the headlines, however, offering a unique perspective on how such breaches occur and what organizations can do to protect themselves."

Michael Malin, Executive Vice President of Mandiant, offered this perspective, "When considering how to protect information assets, we recommend our customers focus on both a proactive and responsive approach to data security. What that means is not only trying to prevent a breach, but having a plan in place for what to do if and when an incident occurs. Providing this leading-edge seminar is one of the ways we can help companies stay on top of best practices."

About Mandiant

Mandiant is an information security company with offices in the Washington, DC area and New York City. We provide professional services, education and software for major corporations, government agencies, financial institutions and law firms. With extensive experience in the military, intelligence, law enforcement and the private sector, Mandiant's security consultants are specialists in incident response, computer forensics, application security, network security and training. To learn more about Mandiant, please visit

About Application Security, Inc. (AppSecInc)

AppSecInc is the leading provider of application security solutions for the enterprise. AppSecInc's products -- the industry's only complete vulnerability management solution for the application tier -- proactively secure database applications at more than 500 organizations around the world. By securing data at its source, we enable organizations to more confidently extend their business with customers, partners and suppliers while meeting regulatory compliance requirements. Our security experts, combined with our strong support team, deliver up-to-date application safeguards that minimize risk and eliminate its impact on business.

Please contact us at 1-866-927-7732 to learn more, or visit us on the web at

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