SOURCE: Ounce Labs

March 01, 2007 07:55 ET

Ounce Labs Chief Scientist to Present at Government Forum

Ryan Berg Chosen to Present Report on Tools Used in Software Security Assurance

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 1, 2007 --Ounce Labs, the leader in software security assurance, today announced that Chief Scientist and co-founder Ryan Berg will present a report on "The Role of Tools in Maximizing Software Security Assurance" at the Department of Homeland Security/ Department of Defense Software Assurance Forum in Fairlakes, VA on March 8, 2007.

"With numerous tools performing a variety of functions in today's software security arena, it is sometimes difficult to determine what an organization actually needs," said Berg. "Our extensive work with government agencies in particular, has shown that by examining the threats and security risks, particularly surrounding data privacy, government and industry security professionals can target their particular system's strengths and vulnerabilities."

Berg has over 15 years' experience in software development and project management, and leads the design and implementation of Ounce Labs' suite of products. He has patents pending in multi-language security assessment, kernel-level security, intermediary security assessment language, and secure remote communication protocols.

The DHS/DOD Software Assurance Forum is to be held at the Hyatt Hotel in Fairlakes, VA on March 8-9, 2007. The intent of the Forum is to bring together members of Government, industry, and academia with vested interests in software security to discuss and promulgate best practices and methodologies that promote integrity, security, and reliability in software.

About Ounce Labs, Inc.

Ounce Labs™, the leader in software security assurance, delivers products that enable customers to manage software risk in applications across the enterprise, traceable down to individual lines of code. The Ounce solution features patents-pending analysis technology, which scans source code to pinpoint programming errors, design flaws, and policy violations. Ounce offers the most accurate and complete results, the fastest time-to-results, the only complete portfolio management, and the greatest deployment flexibility. Customers include leading organizations in financial services, telecommunications, software development, government, and other industries focused on protecting data, reducing software vulnerabilities, and complying with industry regulations. Ounce Labs is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with regional offices throughout the U.S. For more information, please visit

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