Bit9 + Carbon Black Free Webinar: "The Need for Malware Detection and Response," Oct. 22, 2014 at Noon EDT

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bit9® + Carbon Black®, the leader in endpoint threat prevention, detection and response, is sponsoring the free webinar "The Need for Malware Detection and Response" on Wednesday October 22, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. EDT / 9:00 a.m. PDT. The event is cosponsored by Cyphort, a pioneer in Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) solutions and a "Bit9 + Carbon Black Connect" Alliance Partner.

Presenter Rick Holland, principal analyst serving security and risk professionals for Forrester Research, will draw upon his research series "Targeted-Attack Hierarchy of Needs" to discuss effective defense strategies and tools against advanced attacks.

Holland will cover the four technologies that should form the pillars of your breach detection capabilities: malware analysis, network analysis and visibility, endpoint visibility and control, and security analytics.

The session will delve into the key evaluation criteria and considerations to help you select the right network-based and endpoint security solutions. These technologies, in the hands of skilled staff, are essential for building resiliency into your cyber security program.
Register for this webinar to learn:

  • Foundational requirements for building the necessary resiliency to targeted cyber attacks
  • The primary technology pillars for breach detection
  • How to evaluate breach detection solutions

What: Free Webinar "The Need for Malware Detection and Response"
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. EDT / 9:00 a.m. PDT.
Where: Click here to register

About Bit9 + Carbon Black

Bit9 + Carbon Black offers the most complete solution against the advanced threats that target your organization's endpoints and servers. This makes it easier for you to see—and immediately stop—those threats.

Carbon Black's lightweight endpoint sensor, which can be rapidly deployed with no configuration to enable detection and response in seconds, combined with Bit9's industry-leading prevention technology, delivers four key benefits:

  • Continuous, real-time visibility into what's happening on every computer
  • Real-time threat detection, without relying on signatures
  • Instant response by seeing the full "kill chain" of any attack
  • Prevention that is proactive and customizable

Thousands of organizations worldwide—from 25 Fortune 100 companies to small businesses—use Bit9 + Carbon Black to increase security, reduce operational costs and improve compliance. Leading managed security service providers (MSSP) and incident response (IR) companies have made Bit9 + Carbon Black a core component of their detection and response services. With Bit9 + Carbon Black, you can arm your endpoints against advanced threats.

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Source: Bit9