OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwired - July 12, 2016) - LockPath, a leader in governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced that former FBI special agent Jeff Lanza will present the keynote lecture at the company's second annual LockPath Ready Summit (LPRS), which is taking place October 4-5.
LPRS gathers users of the award-winning Keylight® GRC platform, as well as LockPath partners and other industry experts, for two days of workshops, customer presentations, solution showcases, and more.
Lanza brings 20 years of experience with the FBI, where he specialized in corruption, fraud, organized crime, cybercrime, human trafficking and terrorism. In his keynote presentation, entitled "Cybercrime: How to Keep Yourself and Your Business Safe," he will provide recommendations for preventing various types of cybercrime including phishing attempts, ransomware and email schemes. He will also cover the most current cyber threats, using real-life examples of the latest methods employed by cybercriminals and countermeasures individuals and businesses of all sizes can take to combat the innovations of hackers.
"Cybercriminals have become more and more sophisticated in the last decade," said Lanza. "It's up to individuals and businesses to ensure they are not an easy target for cybercrime, by taking the necessary precautions online and implementing strong information security programs in their organizations."
Attendees of LPRS will have the opportunity to:
- Network with LockPath customers and partners and learn how others are using Keylight.
- Hear from industry experts in compliance, risk management and IT security.
- Preview what the future holds for LockPath and the Keylight Platform.
"Many of our customers are charged with protecting their organizations against instances of cybercrime," said Chris Caldwell, LockPath founder and CEO. "With his experience as an FBI agent, Jeff Lanza brings important insights and valuable intelligence to the LockPath Ready Summit. We are excited to hear his insights on how cybercriminals think and act with business targets."
For more information on LPRS and to request an invitation, visit lockpath.com/lprs.
LockPath is a market leader in corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance (GRC) and information security (InfoSec) software. The company's flexible, scalable and fully integrated suite of applications is used by organizations to automate business processes, reduce enterprise risk and demonstrate regulatory compliance to achieve audit-ready status. LockPath serves a client base of global organizations ranging from small and midsize companies to Fortune 10 enterprises in more than 15 industries. The company is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. For more information on LockPath and the Keylight platform, visit lockpath.com. Follow LockPath on LinkedIn and on Twitter at @LockPath and @KeylightGRC for the latest in industry, company and product news.