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WhiteHat Security

February 27, 2012 09:00 ET

WhiteHat Security to Present Latest Industry Topics in Web Security During RSA Conference 2012, Host Interactive Twitter Session

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2012) - WhiteHat Security, the Web security company, today announced that Chief Executive Officer, Stephanie Fohn, Chief Technology Officer, Jeremiah Grossman, and other members of the WhiteHat Security team will be presenting several sessions as well as hosting an interactive session on Twitter during RSA Conference 2012. WhiteHat's Website security-focused sessions kick off with CEO Stephanie Fohn's overview of the Company's technology and growth in the past year at the AGC Conference, held in tandem with RSA Conference. Grossman will speak about large-scale increases in website breaches over the course of the past year and the need for application security testing in agile development environments at RSA Conference. He will also be participating on a panel debating best practices for addressing the security challenges in modern Web technologies.

Additionally, Grossman will be hosting a virtual discussion on Twitter focusing on the topic of shifting security budgets in the face of today's threats. The online session will utilize the hashtag #WHatRSA and feature several prizes for participation, including a pair of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones.

WhiteHat Security's Threat Research Center Manager, Matt Johansen and Application Security Specialist, Gillis Jones will be presenting at the Cloud Security Alliance Summit at RSA and the BSides San Francisco events, also held in tandem with RSA Conference. For those unable to attend the in-person conference sessions or the Twitter session, Grossman will be at Akamai Technologies' vendor booth to discuss combatting prevalent Web attacks.

What, Who, When & Where:

  • Conference Sessions:
    • WhiteHat Security Overview
      Speaker: Stephanie Fohn, chief executive officer, WhiteHat Security
      Monday, February 27th
      10:15am PT - 10:30am PT
      AGC Conference - The Westin San Francisco
      50 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA
    • Cloud Innovation - The Panel's View on the Next Generation of Cloud Security Devices and Services (Panel Session)
      • Philippe Courtot, chief executive officer, Qualys Inc. (Moderator)
      • Matt Johansen, threat research center manager, WhiteHat Security
      • Don Godfrey, security consultant, Humana (Representing Zscaler)
      • David Lingenfelter, information security officer, Fiberlink
        Monday, February 27th
        11:30am PT - 12:30pm PT
        Moscone Center South, Gateway Room 102/103
    • Hacking the Bank: 8 Post-Breach Points for Accurate Cost Analysis
      Speaker: Gillis Jones, application security specialist, WhiteHat Security
      Monday, February 27th
      2:00pm PT - 3:00pm PT
      Children's Creativity Museum
      221 4th Street, San Francisco, CA
    • Staying Secure in an Agile World (Panel Session)
      • Chenxi Wang, vice president & principal analyst, Forrester (Moderator)
      • Jeremiah Grossman, chief technology officer, WhiteHat Security
      • Ido Breger, product manager, F5 Networks
      • Joel Scambray, managing principal, Cigital, Inc.
        Tuesday, February 28th
        3:50pm PT - 5:00pm PT
        Moscone Center, Room 302
    • Web Breaches in 2011 - "This is Becoming Hourly News and Totally Ridiculous"
      Speaker: Jeremiah Grossman, chief technology officer, WhiteHat Security
      Friday, March 2nd
      9:00am PT - 9:50am PT
      Moscone Center, Room 103
  • Online Session:
  • Floor Meetings:
    • Akamai Technologies
      Wednesday, February 29th
      2:00pm PT - 2:15pm PT
      Moscone Center, Booth 851

For more information on how to connect with Jeremiah during his online Twitter session, please visit our blog post: WhiteHat Security @ RSA - To Host an Interactive Twitter Session. To learn more about RSA, other events WhiteHat Security will be attending, and registration information, visit the WhiteHat Security Events page.

About WhiteHat Security, Inc.
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Santa Clara, California, WhiteHat Security provides end-to-end solutions for Web security. The company's cloud technology platform and leading security engineers turn verified security intelligence into actionable insights for customers. Through a combination of core products and strategic partnerships, WhiteHat Security provides complete Web security at a scale unmatched in the industry. WhiteHat Sentinel, the company's flagship product line, currently manages thousands of websites -- including sites in the most regulated industries such as top e-commerce, finance and healthcare companies.

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