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InfoSecurity Magazine Hosts Security through Network Visibility Webinar with Siemens Information Services for the BBC, Cap Gemini and Lancope
Jun 19, 2007 (10:06 AM EDT)
ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 19 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: Are your network security defences up to the job? Networks face increasing threats both from inside the organisation and from the Internet. Conventional perimeter defences can miss insider threats, as well as zero-day attacks. Another approach is needed. Unlike signature-based technologies, Network Behaviour Analysis (NBA) solutions leverage the existing network infrastructure to deliver total network visibility, ensuring network security, performance and availability. This flow-based approach combines network performance monitoring with behaviour-based anomaly detection to cost effectively secure and optimise network operations.
On Thursday, June 21st, InfoSecurity Magazine will host a live webinar on Securing Your Enterprise through Network Visibility. Panelists include executives from Siemens Information Services for the BBC, Cap Gemini and Lancope, who will:
-- Define flow-based anomaly detection and network performance monitoring, and demonstrate how organisations use this approach to cost-effectively secure and monitor internal networks while leveraging existing infrastructures;
-- Describe Network Behaviour Analysis (NBA) and how it provides network visibility and security across the enterprise unlike signature-based ID/PS technologies;
-- Provide expert views from a noted security analyst on how organisations can gain significant economic benefit from an NBA approach; and
-- Explore Siemens/BBC case study to provide insight into real-life deployment of StealthWatch, the most widely used NBA system.
WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. UK time WHO: Ron Condon, Infosecurity Magazine, Moderator Matt Gordon-Smith, Project Manager, Siemens Information Services for the BBC Marco Plas, Principal Security Consultant/Head of Security Research, Cap Gemini Adam Powers, Chief Technology Officer, Lancope WHERE: Live Online Event Register at
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Lancope(R) is the provider of the StealthWatch(TM) System, the most widely used network behavior analysis (NBA) and response solution that unifies behavior-based anomaly detection and network optimization capabilities to protect critical information assets and ensure network performance by preventing costly downtime, repair and loss of reputation. StealthWatch streamlines security and network operations into one process, reduces time and resources, and eliminates the costs and complexity associated with non- integrated point products. Both OPSEC and Common Criteria-certified, StealthWatch received the 2007 Global Excellence Award in NBA and was named Best of Show at Interop 2006. Defending the networks of Global 2000 organizations, academic institutions and government entities, StealthWatch protects hundreds of enterprise customers worldwide, more than all direct competitors combined. A contributing member of the Trusted Computing Group, Lancope also partners with fellow best-of-breed solution providers through its Technology Alliance Program, which includes Cisco Systems, Foundry Networks, IBM Tivoli, Check Point, TippingPoint, ArcSight and A10 Networks. Lancope is a privately held, venture-backed company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For more information, call 888-419-1462 or +1-770-225-6500 or visit www.lancope.com .
Lancope is a registered trademark and StealthWatch(TM) is a trademark of Lancope, Inc. All other registered or unregistered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners.
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CONTACT: Jody Ma Kissling of Lancope, +1-770-225-6513, email@example.com; orMichelle Schafer, Merritt Group, +1-703-403-6377, for Lancope
Web site: http://www.lancope.com//