Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) August 7, 2008
Whitehats Conference announces that Steve Harris, CEO of Protect Point Security, has joined the Whitehats Conference Advisory Board.
Whitehats Conference is very pleased to welcome Steve Harris, a distinguished leader in the information security industry.
"The addition of Steve Harris to the Whitehats Conference Advisory Board will contribute to the conference's strategic focus of effective vulnerability and threat management and will bring strong leadership in the field of Intrusion Prevention Systems and Managed Security Services," said Richard Zaluski, President and Chief Executive Officer of Whitehats Conference.
"Steve's exceptional business experience will be very significant to the conference's business model and will provide solid direction. Having Steve join our Advisory Board will allow us to improve and expand our leadership, which is critical to any endeavor. This addition to the Advisory Board will provide not only critical guidance from a technology perspective but also the business acumen we require for sustained success," continued Zaluski. "Steve and his technical team at Protect Point will help deliver security industry leading experience in the Intrusion Prevention arena, deepening the conference from a technology perspective."
"Today organizations of every size face security threats to their information assets and mission critical applications," said Steve Harris, chief executive officer for ProtectPoint. "For a company to effectively safeguard its network, it takes a combination of infrastructure, software and people. By leveraging the capabilities, technology and industry information available at the Whitehats Conference, organizations can effectively determine and implement the security solutions necessary to protect their valuable business interests. As a member of this extremely experienced and talented Advisory Board, I am excited about the opportunity to volunteer the expertise and experience of our entire ProtectPoint organization."
About Whitehats Conference
Whitehats Conference is driving the global security with annual security events in the United States and Europe. Whitehats Conference is designed, developed and delivered by the worlds best and brightest in the Information Security arena, creating an exciting and stimulating atmosphere of opportunity and education on important issues in IT Security, Threat Assessment and Vulnerability Management. Whitehats Conference provides the Information Security Industry a global forum to learn how critical knowledge and key technologies work together to securely drive business.
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About ProtectPoint Security, Inc.
As a leading Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), ProtectPoint Security, Inc. has developed a suite of innovative managed security solutions to cost effectively monitor and respond to internal and external network threats in real-time 24/7/365. By employing best practices combined with proprietary methodologies ProtectPoint identifies security events before systems are compromised, eliminating time-consuming and costly security incidents. ProtectPoint offers a comprehensive set of security services: Intrusion Detection/Prevention Service, Managed Firewall Service, Managed VPN Service, Content Filtering, Traffic Analyzer, Virus scanning, Spam Eradication and Vulnerability Scanning. ProtectPoint Security, Inc. is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.