FireEye Announces Former U.S Secretary of State Colin Powell as Headliner of 2015 FireEye Cyber Defense Summit
MIRcon Conference Receives New Name As It Expands Into a Global Event for CISOs
MILPITAS, CA – July 13, 2015 – FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced the keynote speakers and conference tracks of the 2015 FireEye Cyber Defense Summit. David DeWalt, chairman of the board and CEO, FireEye and Kevin Mandia, president, FireEye will join former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell as the event’s featured speakers
The FireEye Cyber Defense Summit 2015 is the sixth edition of the leading event, formerly known as MIRcon™, for cyber security thought-leadership gleaned from the front lines. Designed to bring together business leaders and information security practitioners, the 2015 edition will feature an increased focus on lessons and best practices from international attendees.
The FireEye Cyber Defense Summit 2015 program will offer dozens of speaking sessions across three key security tracks, with topics ranging from breach case studies, threat intelligence, technology trends, incident response techniques, malware analysis, and more. The full conference agenda will be made available at the following link and registration is now open: https://www.fireeye.com/company/events/fireeye-summit/2015/index.html.
- Dates: October 11-12, 2015 (Training Classes); October 13-14, 2015 (Conference)
- Location: Washington Hilton; Washington, D.C.
- Conference Tracks:
- Incident Response
- FireEye Tales from the Trenches
- Training Classes: "Malware Analysis Crash Course" & “Enterprise Incident Response”
To stay up-to-date on the FireEye Cyber Defense Summit’s latest speakers, sessions and registration information, follow the hashtag #FEYECyberSummit on Twitter [and visit the FireEye blog: https://www.fireeye.com/blog.html.
About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 3,400 customers across 67 countries, including over 250 of the Fortune 500.
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Vitor De Souza