|[November 21, 2013]
Prominent Mobility and IoT Security Experts Prepare for Amphion Forum 2013 in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Mocana (News - Alert), the device security leader, today announced a number of
prominent security experts are scheduled to present at the upcoming
Amphion Forum event, being held at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco hotel
December 12 and 13. This cross-industry interdisciplinary event features
presentations by thought leaders from academia, business, government and
technology, including keynote addresses by Howard A. Schmidt, former
Cybersecurity Coordinator and Special Assistant to the President and
current board chairman of Codenomicon, Anthony Reynolds, senior vice
president for worldwide mobile solutions at SAP and Tyler Shields,
senior analyst at Forrester (News - Alert) Research. The full schedule can be viewed
online at www.amphionforum.com.
In addition to the keynote addresses, The Amphion Forum will also
feature a number of presentations and moderated panel discussions during
the two-day event, including these notable speakers:
"Abusing the Internet of Things: Blackouts, Freakouts, and Stakeouts,"
presented by independent researcher Nitesh Dhanjani.
"Stirring the Pot: The Alphabet Soup of Mobile Security," presented by
Matt Carrier, senior director of mobile product management for SAP.
"Android (News - Alert) Application Reverse Engineering and Defenses," presented by
Felix Matenaar and Patrick Schultz from Bluebox.
"Practical Attacks against Popular MDM Solutions," presented by
Michael Shaulov, CEO at Lacoon Mobile Security.
"Mobile and embedded security is a mess, and it's going to take a lot of
collaborative effort to fix it. We have to reach across organizational
and disciplinary borders that usually aren't crossed. Only at the
Amphion Forum can attendees network with such a diverse collection of
device security experts from different industries who can share their
experiences and best practices to make the Internet of Things a safer
place to do business," said Kurt Stammberger, CISSP, vice president of
market development at Mocana and chair of the Amphion Forum. "This event
always sells out, so we encourage people to register now at
The Amphion Forum 2013 takes place on December 12 - 13 at the Grand
Hyatt San Francisco hotel, 345 Stockton Street, San Francisco. The
registration fee for the event is $499, and group tickets are also
available. Accredited analysts and media representatives can register
for free by entering code AMP-PR on the online registration form.
About the Amphion Forum
The Amphion Forum is an open, vendor-neutral and cross-disciplinary
event focused on exploring the most compelling ideas in mobile security
to help organizations realize the potential of the extended enterprise
and the Internet of Things. For more information, visit www.amphionforum.com.
Mocana simplifies wide-scale secure deployments for today's mobile
enterprise and the growing Internet of Things. The company's Mobile
Application Protection™ offering, distributed globally by SAP (News - Alert) & Unisys,
automates end-to-end security and authenticates mobile users, apps and
devices to your business systems. Recognized as a World Economic Forum
"Technology Pioneer" and a Gartner (News - Alert) "Cool Vendor", Mocana stands squarely
at the intersection of security, mobility and the Internet of Things,
with deep expertise born from a decade securing everything from iOS and
Android to embedded medical devices, from defense electronics to
point-of-sale, from the smart grid to the home. More information is
available at www.mocana.com.
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