SOURCE: Arbor Networks

April 21, 2008 09:00 ET

Arbor Networks' Dr. Jose Nazario to Speak at CSI SX: Security Exchange 2008

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WHO          Dr. Jose Nazario, Senior Security Engineer, Arbor Networks

WHEN         April 27, 2008
             2:45 - 3:45 p.m. PDT

WHERE        CSI SX: Security Exchange 2008
             Mandalay Bay Convention Center
             Las Vegas, NV

TOPIC        Bot and Botnet Taxonomy

DESCRIPTION  Dr. Jose Nazario, Senior Security Engineer of Arbor Networks,
             will give a technical overview of the various malicious bot
             families and how they work, including source code, disassembly
             analysis and methods they use to attack new systems. Attendees
             will leave with a thorough understanding of common bot
             internals and the ability to both spot them and stop them.


Arbor Networks, Inc. is a leading provider of secure service control solutions for global business networks, including more than 70 percent of the world's Internet service providers and many of the largest enterprise networks in use today. Arbor Networks addresses the most strategic issues for service providers -- security and service control; delivering best-in class network protection and the means for delivering revenue-generating, differentiated secure services and service plans. Arbor Networks allows service providers to employ both flow-based and DPI-based technologies to enable measurement and protection of the entire network, from the core to the broadband edge. Arbor Networks also maintains the world's first globally scoped threat analysis network -- ATLAS -- which uses technology embedded in the world's largest ISP networks to sense and report on comprehensive worldwide threat intelligence.

To learn more about Arbor Networks, please visit: To learn more about ATLAS, please visit: To learn more about the Arbor Security Engineering & Response Team (ASERT) -- the company's security research arm -- please visit the ASERT blog:

Note to Editors: Arbor Networks, ATLAS and the Arbor Networks logo are trademarks of Arbor Networks, Inc.

ABOUT CSI Security Exchange (SX) 2008

CSI SX: Security Exchange offers a unique opportunity to meet and interact with security experts and peers in a collaborative and intimate setting. Discussions at SX look beyond the surface and give you real and proven solutions -- strategy, policy and technical -- that will work in your organization.

Formerly NetSec, CSI SX is now co-located with Interop and Software 2008, allowing access to the Interop Exhibition of over 500 exhibitors (100 security exhibitors) and the option to attend all three events.