Cyveillance Cyber Security Experts to Speak at National Association of Federal Credit Unions' Technology & Security Conference

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Terry Gudaitis and Adam Palmer to Discuss Best Practices in Proactively Protecting Against Ever Evolving Online Threats

Cyber Intelligence Director Terry Gudaitis will be presenting best practices in using cyber intelligence to proactively protect financial institutions from Internet threats. In today's security environment, credit unions must deliver security outside the perimeter. While traditional online threats such as phishing are still prevalent, malware-- software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system-- is quickly becoming one of the most dangerous risks online. Dr. Gudaitis will discuss what credit unions can do to protect themselves and their customers from identity theft.

Cyveillance's Chief Cyber Security Counsel Adam Palmer will discuss the ever evolving nature of Internet threats and their legal ramifications. Each new fraudulent Web site is not only an attack on the customer, it is an attack on the reputation of the target organization itself. As these counterfeit sites become more effective, consumer confusion increases and confidence in the credit union decreases. Mr. Palmer will discuss the criminal laws that protect financial institutions against these threats and the legal actions credit unions can take to proactively eliminate online risks.

Who:
Dr. Terry Gudaitis is a nationally-recognized authority on cyber security, cyber crime profiling and psychology. She has provided consultation and leadership in cyber crime to public and private industry including SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation) and NSEC (Network Security Corp.), federal intelligence agencies and bureaus, and law enforcement, focusing on domestic and international security issues. Dr. Gudaitis has served on the United States Secret Service Advisory Board for Insider Threat and trained investigators at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

Adam Palmer provides legal counsel to Cyveillance on issues involving Internet governance, phishing remediation, malware detection, Internet financial fraud and brand protection. Prior to joining Cyveillance, Adam served as the Director of the Office of Legal Counsel for The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). Adam has lectured extensively on prosecuting Internet crimes against children to all levels of law enforcement. While a Navy Judge Advocate General (JAG), Adam advised and lectured federal law enforcement agents on the investigation of crimes against children.

Where:    
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada
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When:    
Terry Gudaitis
Emerging Online Threats to Your IT Security
Tuesday, February 26, 2008
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Adam Palmer
Assessing Your IT Risks and Legal Liabilities
Wednesday, February 27, 2008
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

About Cyveillance:
Cyveillance, the world leader in cyber intelligence, provides an intelligence-led approach to security. Through continuous, comprehensive Internet monitoring and sophisticated intelligence analysis, Cyveillance proactively identifies and eliminates threats to information, infrastructure, individuals and their interactions, enabling its customers to preserve their reputation, revenues, and customer trust. Cyveillance serves the Global 2000 and OEM Data Partners - protecting the majority of the Fortune 50, regional financial institutions nationwide, and more than 30 million global consumers through its partnerships with security and service providers that include AOL and Microsoft. For more information, visit http://www.cyveillance.com.

Contact:    
Chris Leach
703-218-3555

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