Webinar Addresses Everyday USB Security Threats and Ways Companies Can Prevent Data Leakage with Lumension Security's Data Protection Solution
Scottsdale, Ariz (PRWEB) October 16, 2008 -- In today's borderless enterprise, sensitive information is more at risk to external and internal threats. Hundreds of new security threats emerge via email viruses, website malware, rogue applications, lost and/or stolen USB devices and targeted malicious attacks every day. Many financially motivated criminal organizations are targeting specific companies and information for corporate gain, while employees maliciously steal or accidentally lose data. With the increase of data breaches and the average cost of data loss skyrocketing to more than $350,000**, protecting vital business data has never been more important.
To help enterprises effectively safeguard information and enforce data protection, USB security and encryption policies, Lumension Security™ Inc., a recognized, global leader in security management, will host a webinar on October 21, 2008 at 8 a.m. PDT titled "Data on the Edge: Protecting Your Business Information." The webinar will include panel experts from Lumension Security who will address today's pressing issues with data leakage and how enterprises can effectively protect their valuable data by:
• Discussing day-to-day threats and ways to protect vital information
• Outlining a fundamental process for protecting information, including: Discovery, Policy
Establishment, Policy Enforcement, Policy Monitoring and Compliance Reporting
• Highlighting key data protection capabilities to guard against loss or theft
• Presenting a live demo of the award-winning Lumension Security Data Protection Solution
This interactive session will help listeners learn the key steps and capabilities needed to protect vital business data by proactively discovering all removable devices (i.e., USB sticks, CD/DVDs, and more) within the network, enforcing removable device use policies, data encryption, and assessing risk of data leakage.
WHAT: Data on the Edge: Protecting Your Business Information with Lumension Security Data Protection Solution
WHEN: October 21, 2008; 8:00 a.m. PDT / 11:00 a.m. EST
WHO: Chris Chevalier, product manager, Chris Merritt, director of solution marketing, Lumension Security
Register now for the Data Protection Webinar: "Data on the Edge: Protecting Your Business Information"
For more information about Lumension Security's participation in this webcast or to speak with company experts about the event, please contact Cindy Kim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a free 30 day trial of Lumension Security's award-winning products, please visit Vulnerability Management, Endpoint Protection and Data Protection solutions.
About Lumension Security™, Inc.
Lumension Security™, formed by the combination of PatchLink® Corporation and SecureWave® S.A., is a recognized, global security management company, providing unified protection and control of enterprise endpoints for more than 5,100 customers and 14 million nodes worldwide. Leveraging its proven Positive Security Model, Lumension Security enables organizations to effectively manage risk at the endpoint by delivering best-of-breed, policy-based solutions that simplify the entire security management lifecycle. This includes automated asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, remediation and validation; security configuration management; application control and device control; extensive policy compliance reporting; and integration with leading network access control solutions. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Lumension has offices worldwide, including Virginia, Florida, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom, Spain, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. PatchLink, now Lumension, was founded in 1991 by Sean Moshir.
Lumension Security, the Lumension logo, PatchLink® and Sanctuary® are trademarks or registered trademarks of Lumension Security. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
**2007 CSI/FBI Computer Crime and Security Survey
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