Above Security Hosts Third International Conference on Information Security and IT Risk Management in Florida

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IT security service provider Above Security is hosting a security and IT risk management conference for clients and partners in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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The conference is a great opportunity for our customers to find out how our combined capacities will bring added value to them.

Above Security, a Canadian-based global IT security service provider, is bringing together its customers and partners from all across the world during a two-day conference on information security and IT risk management. The event will be held from May 3-4, 2015, at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States.

In line with its focus on thought leadership and continuous education, Above Security has built a two-day program with hands-on workshops, information-packed presentations, and interactive roundtable sessions by renowned security experts. Topics include enterprise cyber security, managed security services, corporate espionage, cyber security employee awareness and many more.

About 100 industry professionals and business leaders from various regions and industries, including financial services, telecommunications and the healthcare sector, will be attending the event to learn more about recent industry developments and best practices in IT security and risk management in order to continue to improve their organization’s security posture, protect their sensitive information assets and face the increasing number of cyber threats to their infrastructures.

“We are very excited to welcome a truly international group of participants to our third Florida conference. We have always believed that it is our responsibility as a security provider to disseminate our knowledge and provide our constituents with a platform for learning and knowledge exchange,” says Ray Georges Chehata, president and CEO of Above Security. “In February, we merged forces with Seccuris, a security consulting and managed services firm based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. As a result, we have considerably extended our service offering for our customers and continue to enhance our quality of service. The conference is a great opportunity for our customers to find out more about how our combined capacities will bring added value to them, and we look forward to officially welcoming the members of the Seccuris team to our family.”


Founded in 1999, Above Security is a Global IT Security Service Provider who builds and delivers customized services for monitoring and protecting the most critical and sensitive IT assets in our clients’ infrastructures 24/7. Our mission is to make the Internet a safer place for all, to harness the full potential of connecting people and businesses together to build trust relationships that can be the catalyst of worry-free collaboration and limitless innovation.

Above Security caters to small and medium size businesses as well as Fortune 500 companies in important, highly-regulated industries – such as financial services and government – where the need to process or store considerable quantities of confidential data is paramount. From its four Security Operations Centers (SOCs) in Canada, Mexico and Switzerland, Above Security has accumulated experience guarding the systems of over 250 private and government-owned organizations in over 45 countries around the world.

Above Security’s strategic consulting capabilities and unique 24/7 managed security services allow its clients to concentrate on their core business, safe in the knowledge that they can count on Above Security for their informational asset security needs. Along with its 24/7 information security monitoring including intrusion detection, log aggregation, event correlation and incident response services, the company offers an array of consulting services, including amongst others penetration tests, vulnerability scans, security architecture and configuration review.

Being ISO 9001:2008 certified for its Managed Security Service delivery from its World Headquarters, Above Security is also an accredited member of FIRST (Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams) and a Certified QSA (Qualified Security Assessor) for Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada from the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).

For more on Above Security, please visit abovesecurity.com.

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