|[January 28, 2013]
Cyber-Ark Addresses Primary Cyber-Attack Targets in Critical Infrastructure at DistribuTECH
NEWTON, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
Software, a leading global information security provider for
protecting and managing critical applications, identities and sensitive
information, today announced its participation at DistribuTECH.
In the session titled, "Protecting
the Privileged: Securing Administrator and Shared Accounts According to
NERC CIP," Adam Bosnian, EVP Americas, will provide key
considerations and best practices for securing critical infrastructure.
Bosnian's discussion will highlight the importance of establishing an
inside-out security approach focused on privileged account management in
order to protect an organization's most critical assets.
DistribuTECH is the utility industry's leading smart grid conference and
exposition, covering technologies for a wide array of energy and utility
systems. Cyber-Ark's presentation will examine recent high-profile cyber
attacks to help organizations understand how they can secure critical
infrastructure while meeting the regulation requirements of North
American Electric Reliability Corporation Crtical Infrastructure
Protection (NERC (News - Alert)-CIP).
Who: Adam Bosnian, EVP Americas, Cyber-Ark
What: "Protecting the Privileged: Securing Administrator and Shared
Accounts According to NERC CIP"
Part of the SCADA and Network
Infrastructure track, this presentation will review the challenges and
proposed solutions for energy utilities in dealing with the management
of their privileged administrator and shared accounts across their
ICS/SCADA and smart-grid networks. In addition, Bosnian will address
regulation requirements in NERC CIP that specify the need for privileged
account management and monitoring.
When: Thursday, January 31, 2013, from 8:30 -10:00 a.m. PT
Where: Room 31A, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, Calif.
To learn more about compliance with NERC-CIP standards, visit
or download the whitepaper "Complying
with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC-CIP)
Standards, An Assessment of Cyber-Ark's Privileged Identity & Session
Cyber-Ark® Software is a global information security company that
specializes in protecting and managing privileged users, sessions,
applications and sensitive information to improve compliance,
productivity and protect organizations against insider threats and
advanced external threats. With its award-winning Privileged
Identity Management, Privileged
Session Management and Sensitive
Information Management Suites, organizations can more effectively
manage and govern data center access and activities, whether on-premise,
off-premise or in the cloud, while demonstrating returns on security
investments. Cyber-Ark works with more than 1,200 customers, including
more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100. Headquartered in Newton, Mass.,
Cyber-Ark has offices and authorized partners in North America, Europe
and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.cyber-ark.com.
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