Bit9 + Carbon Black to Participate in Free Webinar: "Security Awareness and Training on Steroids"

WALTHAM, Mass., July 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bit9® + Carbon Black®, the leader in endpoint threat prevention, detection and response, today announced its participation in the free webinar "Security Awareness and Training on Steroids" on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The webinar is sponsored by Wombat Security Technologies, a "Bit9 + Carbon Black Connect" Alliance Partner.

Employees take risks—risks that could make your company the next poster child for what not to do in the wake of a breach. But there is hope. The critical need for employee security training will be discussed in an exclusive webinar moderated by Sandy Bacik, global risk assessment manager, VF Corporation, and a panel featuring:

  • Dr. Larry Ponemon, chairman & founder of Ponemon Institute
  • Jim Zeoli, CIO of Bit9 + Carbon Black
  • Joe Ferrara, CEO of Wombat Security Technologies
  • Sam Masiello, CISO of TeleTech

Panelists will discuss the next horizon in security education: the remediation of the network and your risky end users. Dr. Ponemon also will reveal exclusive new research that shows the economic impact to your organization when you implement a continuous security training program that changes end-user behavior.

What: Free Webinar "Security Awareness and Training on Steroids"

When: Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. EDT.

Where: Click here to register.

About Bit9 + Carbon Black

Bit9 + Carbon Black provides the most complete solution against advanced threats that target organizations' endpoints and servers, making it easier to see - and immediately stop - those threats. The company enables organizations to arm their endpoints by combining continuous, real-time visibility into what's happening on every computer; real-time signature-less threat detection; incident response that combines a recorded history with live remediation; and prevention that is proactive and customizable. More than 1,400 organizations worldwide - from Fortune 100 companies to small enterprises - 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.

Bit9 and Carbon Black are registered trademarks of Bit9, Inc. All other company or product names may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

CONTACT: Kevin Flanagan Bit9 + Carbon Black +1 617-393-7421

Source: Bit9