Joint Webinar by MIR3 and Firestorm Focuses on Preparing for and Mitigating a Cybersecurity Breach

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MIR3®, Inc., the innovator of real-time Intelligent Notification (IN™) and response technology, today announced a webinar that will focus on providing essential, accurate and timely information to stakeholders before, during and after a cybersecurity breach. The webinar, Cybersecurity: Before, During and After a Breach will be hosted by Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) and lead by nationally known crisis experts Ann Pickren, COO of MIR3, and Jim Satterfield, president and COO of Firestorm, a crisis management consultancy.

The webinar takes place takes place on Wednesday, October 21 at 11:00am PT (2:00pm ET). Registration is required, though there is no charge to attend.

The risk of a breach to cybersecurity in business increases daily, and when a breach occurs, the impact can be felt at many levels. This webinar will discuss how business continuity professionals and others can prepare for the possibility, reality and follow up in the case of a cyber breach.

The webinar will focus on the best ways to provide essential, accurate, and timely information to stakeholders before, during, and after a breach, with tips on how to identify and prioritize target audiences and engage the proper channels of communication.

“In this webinar we’ll show you how important it is that you communicate effectively and clearly through every possible modality,” said Pickren. “That means traditional venues as well as social media, the Internet and your own intranet, email, SMS, mobile alerts and more.” Attendees will learn how to manage a breach and communicate over the five phases of an attack: preparation, recognition, assessment, response and analysis.

About MIR3

MIR3, Inc. is the leading developer of Intelligent Notification and response software, which helps organizations enhance communication, protect assets, and increase operational efficiency. MIR3 technology enables advanced rapid, two-way communication for IT, business continuity, and enterprise operations for many of the Global Fortune 100 companies, as well as government entities, universities and companies of all sizes in more than 130 countries. For more information, visit Follow MIR3 on Twitter: @MIR3.

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Source:MIR3, Inc.