Media Alert: Leading Industry Experts to Highlight the State of Enterprise IT Security at Kaspersky CyberSecurity Summit 2014
April 15, 2014 at 9:30am PT St.
Regis Hotel 125 3rd
Francisco, CA 94103
What: Kaspersky Lab will
host its annual CyberSecurity Summit,
featuring leading experts in IT security from the corporate, government and IT
The CyberSecurity Summit will
focus on “The State of Enterprise IT Security” and what it means for businesses
around the world now find themselves targeted everyday by attacks initiated by criminals
seeking monetary profit or as an act of cyberwarfare. The half-day
event will examine the
day-to-day realities of businesses and governments struggling to protect their
invaluable digital assets against a rising tide of advanced threats. The event
will also provide expert perspectives on how threats to government-run critical
infrastructure and privately-maintained financial services operations could
impact the global economy.
Ridge, Former Secretary of the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security; Chairman of the National Organization on
Disability and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s National Security Task Force
Kaspersky, Chairman and CEO, Kaspersky Lab
Schmidt, Former Cybersecurity Coordinator of
the Obama Administration; Chair, Kaspersky Lab International Advisory Board
Chief Security Officer, Facebook
Schwien, Director of Homeland Security Programs
& Strategy, The Boeing Company
Richey, Executive Vice President and Chief
Enterprise Risk Officer, Visa
Adegbite, Senior Vice President of
Enterprise Information Security Program Oversight and Strategy organization, Wells Fargo & Co.
Rich Mogull,Analyst & CEO,
Kurt Baumgartner, Principal
Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis Team, Kaspersky Lab
Director of Product Marketing, Kaspersky Lab
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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