ThreatMetrix to Speak on “Securing the Cloud” at AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium
Posted January 30, 2013
The Session Will Detail Technologies That Address the Government’s Concerns on Security
San Jose, CA –January 29, 2013 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that Alisdair Faulkner, chief products officer, ThreatMetrix, will be speaking at the 2013 AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium. The event – themed “Cyber – The New Center of Gravity” – will take place February 5 – 7 at The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Faulkner will participate in a panel discussion titled, “Securing the Cloud,” focused on technologies that address the government’s concerns on security. The panel discussion will be led by Steven Boutelle, Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Retired) and vice president of business development, global government solutions, Cisco.
AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium will also feature participants from the Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Army Cyber Command, 24th Air Force, USMC C4/CIO, Department of Homeland Security, Defense Information Systems Agency, and leading industry partners.
“As government agencies, the military, financial services firms, e-commerce companies and an untold number of businesses move data to the cloud, heightened cybersecurity measures are essential,” said Faulkner. “Collaboration between government and private industry is key. ThreatMetrix is pleased to play a leading and active role with government agencies in the ongoing fight against cybercriminals.”
WHAT: Session on “Securing the Cloud” at the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Cyberspace Symposium
WHEN: 3:10 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, February 6
WHERE: The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado
To register for the 2013 AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium, visit www.afceacyberspace.com/.
AFCEA International, established in 1946, is a non-profit organization serving its members by providing a forum for the ethical exchange of information, and dedicated to increasing knowledge through the exploration of issues relevant to its members in information technology, communications and electronics for the defense, homeland security and intelligence communities. For more information, visit http://www.afcea.org.
ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company®, is the market-leading cloud solution for authenticating digital personas and transactions on the Internet. Verifying more than 20 billion annual transactions supporting 30,000 websites and 4,000 customers globally through the ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network®, ThreatMetrix secures businesses and end users against account takeover, payment fraud and fraudulent account registrations resulting from malware and data breaches. Key benefits include an improved customer experience, reduced friction, revenue gain and lower fraud and operational costs. The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, e-commerce, payments and lending, media, government and insurance.
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