Press Release

Media Alert: Kaspersky Lab Security Expert to Speak at United States Cyber Crime Conference

When/Where:   Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:00am ET
The National Conference Center
Washington D.C.
http://www.usacybercrime.com/

 What Police and Private Companies Against Cybercrime
     9:00 – 9:50 a.m. ET
     North Building - n3.264

Track: Legal

During his presentation, Roel Schouwenberg will discuss the details about trends in cybercrime that companies are now up against. He will highlight the evolution of cybercriminals, and how they have become a truly global problem. Roel will also outline Kaspersky Lab’s mission to help bring security to the cyber-world, stressing that it is only possible to achieve this goal by combining the efforts of law enforcement bodies and private cybersecurity companies.

WhoKaspersky Lab Principal Security Researcher Roel Schouwenberg. As a Principal Security Researcher for Kaspersky Lab North America, Roel is responsible for monitoring the regional malware situation and in-depth analysis of cyber incidents. Roel focuses on targeted attacks - including those used in cyber warfare - and proactive technologies. In addition, Roel also investigates new platforms and technologies. Roel brings nearly a decade of malware research and analysis experience. 

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 16-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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Media Contact
Sarah Bergeron
Sarah.bergeron@kaspersky.com
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