CyberArk to Discuss Signatures of Advanced Attacks on Energy Companies at the API Cybersecurity Conference
Attendees to Learn How to Reduce Risks Posed by Unsecured Privileged
Accounts and Better Protect Intellectual Property and Critical
CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR),
the company that protects organizations from cyber
attacks that have made their way inside the network perimeter, today
announced details of its participation at the 10th Annual American
Petroleum Institute (API) Cybersecurity Conference & Expo,
taking place November 10-11 in Houston.
CyberArk will present a session with Mandiant, a FireEye company,
focused on how the theft and exploitation of privileged
accounts and credentials have emerged as the flashpoint for cyber
attacks, and how energy companies, including those in the oil and
natural gas industry, can mitigate related cyber security risks.
CyberArk is a Gold Sponsor of the event and will exhibit at booth #32.
Who: Michael Marino, vice president, solutions engineers of the
Americas, CyberArk will present along with Robert Wallace, director,
security consulting services, Mandiant, a FireEye Company in a session
moderated by Simon Tong, global IT security manager, Schlumberger.
What: Cyber attacks on the energy industry have become more
malicious, sophisticated and difficult to detect. Cyber criminals are
increasingly targeting oil and natural gas companies to steal
intellectual property, sabotage business, and in some cases, disrupt
The session, “Combating
Increasingly Sophisticated Cyber Attacks: Limiting Lateral Movement and
Containing Threats,” will detail how the exploitation of privileged
accounts and credentials have emerged as a signature for advanced
attacks, and why limiting privileged account exposure is critical to
securing against cyber threats.
When: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. CT
Where: The Westin Houston, Memorial City, 945 Gessner Road,
The API is the only national trade association that represents all
aspects of America’s oil and natural gas industry.
the only security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber
threats; those that use insider privileges to attack the heart of the
enterprise. Dedicated to stopping attacks before they stop business,
CyberArk proactively secures against cyber threats before attacks can
escalate and do irreparable damage. The company is trusted by the
world’s leading companies – including 40 percent of the Fortune 100 and
17 of the world’s top 20 banks – to protect their highest value
information assets, infrastructure and applications. A global company,
CyberArk is headquartered in Petach Tikvah, Israel, with U.S.
headquarters located in Newton, Mass. The company also has offices
throughout EMEA and Asia-Pacific. To learn more about CyberArk, visit www.cyberark.com,
read the company blog, http://www.cyberark.com/blog/,
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