Security Mega Trends and Emerging Threats for 2009
Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) January 13, 2009
What will be the biggest threats to an organization's sensitive and confidential data over the next 12 to 24 months? Cybercrime, data breaches, Web 2.0 and outsourcing were named the top security concerns for 2009 in a new study commissioned by Lumension Security and conducted by the Ponemon Institute. The study highlights major alignments and gaps that exist between the traditional disparate IT functions within the organization - IT operations and IT security.
To help enterprises improve business processes, manage critical risks and protect data from these emerging threats, Lumension Security™ Inc., a recognized, global leader in security management, will host a webinar January 15, 2009 at 8 a.m. PST. The webinar, titled "Security Mega Trends and Emerging Threats for 2009," will include panel of industry experts from Lumension Security and the Ponemon Institute who will discuss how these Mega Trends introduce new challenges into the corporate IT landscape.
The webinar will:
- Highlight key security Mega Trends such as the rise in Cybercrime, Data Breaches, Cloud Computing and Web 2.0
- Discuss how the Mega Trends will impact organizations today and during the next 12-24 months
- Outline how to effectively manage these new risks and protect vital information for 2009 security planning strategies
This interactive session will help listeners learn the key Mega Trends and recommend proactive ways to protect against data leakage and malware in a challenging business environment.
WHAT: Security Mega Trends and Emerging Threats for 2009
WHEN: January 15, 2009; 8:00 am PST / 11:00 am EST
WHO: Dr. Larry Ponemon, Chairman and Founder of the Ponemon Institute, Paul Henry, Security and Forensic Analyst, and Ed Brice, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Lumension Security
To register for this event, please visit Security Mega Trends 2009 Webinar.
For more information about Lumension Security's participation in this webcast or to speak with company experts about the event, please contact Cindy Kim at cindy.kim (at) lumension (dot) com.
For additional insight into the mega trends outlined in this year's survey, please download the full results of the 2009 Mega Trends Survey.
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About Lumension Security™, Inc.:
Lumension Security™, formed by the combination of PatchLink® Corporation and SecureWave® S.A., is a recognized, global security management company, providing unified protection and control of enterprise endpoints for more than 5,100 customers and 14 million nodes worldwide. Leveraging its proven Positive Security Model, Lumension Security enables organizations to effectively manage risk at the endpoint by delivering best-of-breed, policy-based solutions that simplify the entire security management lifecycle. This includes automated asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, remediation and validation; security configuration management; application control and device control; extensive policy compliance reporting; and integration with leading network access control solutions. Founded in 1991, Lumension is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Lumension has offices worldwide, including Virginia, Florida, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom, Spain, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. More information can be found at lumension.com.
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