SOURCE: Ounce Labs

December 10, 2007 14:56 ET

Ounce Labs Chief Scientist to Participate in SANS Top 20 Meeting in Washington, D.C.

WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwire - December 10, 2007) -

What:   Ryan Berg, Chief Scientist for Ounce Labs, the industry leader in
        software risk analysis, will participate in SANS Washington Top 20
        Meeting that will take place at the SANS Cyber Defense Initiative
        2007 being held on December 11-18th in Washington, D.C.

        Event details: The patterns of Internet attacks have changed,
        again. The impact is already being felt in the largest and most
        sensitive government and private organizations, as entire
        information security programs are retargeted to respond to the
        new threat. The SANS Institute will unveil and explain the new
        patterns with the release of the 2008 SANS Top 20 Internet
        Security Attack Targets. The meeting will focus on:
          -- How the attack patterns have changed
          -- The three most critical new attack targets used by criminals
             and nation states
          -- The biggest new professional opportunity for security people
          -- The innovations being implemented by the two most advanced
             user organizations in application security (Cisco and
             Depository Trust).
          -- What White Box (Ounce) and Black Box (HP/SPI Dynamics) vendors
             are seeing when they test user software
          -- What universities are doing to change their programs to
             graduate more security-minded developers

Where:  The meeting will be held at the Wardman Park Marriott Hotel in
        Washington, D.C.

When:   Thursday, December 13th from 5:15 - 8:15p.m.

About Ounce Labs, Inc.

Ounce Labs' solutions enable organizations to identify, prioritize and eliminate business risk to the enterprise caused by software security vulnerabilities. With Ounce Labs, organizations strengthen application security, protect confidential information and verify compliance with both internal policies and industry mandates such as PCI, FISMA, HIPAA and others.

Ounce Labs' software analyzes application source code to provide the most complete and accurate analysis of application vulnerabilities and their relative priorities, enabling business users and IT professionals to optimize their resources on resolving the most critical issues. Unique in its ability to scale across an organization's entire portfolio of applications, Ounce is used enterprise-wide by many of the world's most security-conscious organizations, including AT&T, IBM, Intel, Lockheed Martin, GMAC, Eos Airlines, the U.S. Government Accountability Office, Unisys and VeriSign.

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