Media Alert: Chris Doggett of Kaspersky Lab to Present at CTIA 2013’s Cybersecurity Summit Plenary Keynote
When/Where: Tuesday, May 21, 2013; 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
PT Sands Expo & Convention
Center − 2401
Who: Chris Doggett, Senior Vice
President, Corporate Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America
What: During the Cybersecurity Summit’s Plenary
Keynote, Chris Doggett will join other
prominent global leaders and experts from government, industry and national
associations to share their insights on cybersecurity and how industry and
government are working together to protect consumers from mobile cyber threats.
Mobility in Today’s Digital Age Abstract: Mobile proliferation
and the explosion of connected devices are at an all-time high as smartphones and
tablets continue to usurp market share from the traditional incumbent PCs.
Today’s “connected” consumer owns multiple devices that typically span a variety of operating systems and are used for online activities such as banking
and shopping, sensitive personal information, andincreasingly, corporate data.
Naturally, ease of use, speed of access, and convenience have been the driving
design factors forthese “connected consumers,” with security precautions being
an afterthought, if a thought at all.
will discuss why the explosion in mobile platforms and the valuable information
they hold has fueled the motivation forcybercriminals to target consumers’
mobile devices in attempts to steal sensitive information, digital assets,
identities and money using cutting-edge attack methods, malware and exploits.
will learn the latest threats and malicious programs targeting mobile platforms
while receiving practical securityrecommendations and protection tips to keep
their devices and sensitive information secure.
About Kaspersky Lab
Kaspersky Lab is the world’s largest privately held
vendor of endpoint protection solutions. The company is ranked among the
world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users*. Throughout
its more than 15-year history Kaspersky Lab has remained an innovator in IT
security and provides effective digital security solutions for large
enterprises, SMBs and consumers. Kaspersky Lab, with its holding company
registered in the United Kingdom, currently operates in almost 200 countries
and territories across the globe, providing protection for over 300 million
users worldwide. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com.
* The company was rated fourth in the IDC rating Worldwide Endpoint
Security Revenue by Vendor, 2011. The rating was published in the IDC report
"Worldwide Endpoint Security 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares
(IDC #235930, July 2012). The report ranked software vendors according to
earnings from sales of endpoint security solutions in 2011.
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