Ottawa, ON and Reston, VA (PRWEB) November 20, 2007 –-
Third Brigade, a security software company specializing in host intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), today announced that Brian O’Higgins, the company’s Chief Technology Officer, will participate in a roundtable discussion on IT Security at the SecTor Conference in Toronto, Ontario. The discussion will be chaired by Bruce Cowper, senior program manager, security intrusions, at Microsoft Canada Co. and includes Brian O’Higgins, Kevin Wennekes, VP of Research at the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) and Mark Fabro, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lofty Perch, Inc.
SecTor, created by North America’s largest IT Security usergroup, brings the world's brightest security minds together to discuss and debate the latest digital threats facing corporations and governments today. Today at the conference, Third Brigade’s Chief Security Architect, Rares Stefan, will give a talk on the evolution of rogue software code and will analyze and demonstrate several methods of data theft and system commandeering that may evade perimeter and host-based security systems.
Stefan is an expert within the Internet security field. He co-founded IDRCI (Internet Development Research Centre Inc.) in 2000 and as Vice-President, Research & Development, Stefan was a co-architect of the CHX technology, which is the foundation of the Third Brigade product family.
Who: Rares Stefan, Chief Security Architect, Third Brigade
When: 11:00 AM Eastern, November 20, 2007
Where: SecTor 2007
Metro Toronto Convention
255 Front Street West
M5V 2W6 Canada
About Third Brigade:
Third Brigade (http://www.thirdbrigade.com) specializes in providing host intrusion defense systems to organizations that need to detect and prevent attacks that exploit vulnerabilities in mission critical systems. Third Brigade Deep Security allows businesses to apply comprehensive security profiles to hosts that protect against known and zero-day attacks using deep packet inspection. It helps ensure compliance and the 24-7 availability of critical systems, provides a virtual patch for software vulnerabilities, and allows organizations to deliver Internet-based services with greater security and confidence. Unlike other host intrusion detection and prevention systems, Third Brigade Deep Security provides broader, faster and simpler protection. Third Brigade. That’s control.
Note: “Third Brigade”, “Deep Security Solutions”, and the Third Brigade logo are trademarks of Third Brigade, Inc. and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other company and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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