FireEye to Discuss Next-Generation Threat Protection, Advanced Cyber Attacks, and Taking Down Botnets at RSA 2013
MILPITAS, CA, Feb 13, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
FireEye(R), Inc., the leader in stopping today's new breed of cyber
attacks, today announced it will present three sessions at RSA
Conference 2013 on February 25 through March 1 in San Francisco. The
sessions will discuss next-generation threat protection from threats
such as zero-day and advanced persistent threat (APT) attacks,
advanced cyber attacks from China, and taking down the world's
largest spam botnets. FireEye will also be exhibiting in booth #1646.
FireEye speakers and presentations include:
WHAT: "Next-Generation Threat Protection To Counter Advanced Attacks"
WHEN: Thursday, February 28, 8:00 - 9:00 AM
WHERE: RSA Conference 2013, Room #123
WHO: Ashar Aziz, Founder and CTO, FireEye
This presentation will discuss ways to protect enterprises and
government agencies by stopping today's new breed of cyber attacks
such as zero-day and advanced persistent threats.
WHAT: "APTs By The Dozen - Dissecting Advanced Attacks From China"
WHEN: Wednesday, February 27, 8:00 - 9:00 AM
WHERE: RSA Conference 2013, Room #120
WHO: Alex Lanstein, Senior Systems Engineer, FireEye
This session will dissect a dozen Chinese attacks against governments
and militaries worldwide that were witnessed in 2012, identify common
intent and methodology, and provide evidence of participation from
political dissidents and corporations.
WHAT: "Taking Down The World's Largest Botnets"
WHEN: Friday, March 1, 11:40 - 12:00 PM
WHERE: RSA Conference 2013, Room #135
WHO: Atif Mushtaq, Senior Staff Scientist, FireEye
Atif has participated in the takedown of five of the world's largest
spam botnets: Srizbi, Mega-D, Pushdo, Rustock, and most recently,
Grum. This session will address what it takes to bring down a global
spam botnet, the real impact on worldwide spam, and what we've
learned from the complex operations of today's biggest bots.
About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye is the leader in stopping next-generation threats, such as
zero-day and APT attacks, that bypass traditional defenses and
compromise over 95 percent of networks. The FireEye solution
supplements signature-based firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways,
and provides the world's only cross-enterprise, signature-less
protection against Web and email threat vectors as well as malware
resident on file shares. It is the industry's only integrated
solution that stops attacks across every stage of an attack life
cycle, from exploit to exfiltration. Using its patented Virtual
Execution technology platform across its portfolio, FireEye is
uniquely able to protect against next-generation threats. FireEye
solutions are deployed in over 40 countries and in more than 25
percent of the Fortune 100.
FireEye is a registered trademark of FireEye, Inc. All other brands,
products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks
of their respective owners.
SOURCE: FireEye, Inc.
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