Bit9 and SANS Free Webcast--Converging Endpoint and Network Data Analysis for Improved Visibility and Control


WALTHAM, MASS., July 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bit9, the leader in Next-generation Endpoint and Server Security, and SANS will present the free webcast "Getting Hitched: Converging Endpoint and Network Data Analysis for Improved Visibility and Control" on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. EDT. Featured speaker Jerry Shenk, senior analyst for the SANS Institute, will discuss the powerful benefits available to enterprises that integrate their endpoint and server security with their network security solution.

With integrated endpoint/server and network security management, administrators quickly can determine where malicious software originated, if it executed, where it executed, and at what time. They can create policies to prevent untrusted files from running anywhere in the enterprise.

What: Free live webcast: "Getting Hitched: Converging Endpoint and Network Data Analysis for Improved Visibility and Control"

Who Should Attend: IT security leaders who want to bring the full benefits of integrated endpoint and network security to their organizations to fight today's advanced threats

Presenters: Jerry Shenk, senior analyst for the SANS Institute, and Michael Bilancieri, product manager for Bit9

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. EDT

Where: Click here to register

Attendees will learn how to look across the enterprise and corroborate network and endpoint/server security data to achieve:

  • Better visibility and understanding of actionable events
  • Easier compliance reporting
  • Integration and automation of monitoring functions as defined in SANS' Critical Security Controls guidelines

About Bit9

The Bit9 Security Platform is the only next-generation endpoint and server security solution that continuously monitors and records all activity on endpoints and servers and stops cyber threats that evade traditional security defenses. Bit9's real-time sensor and recorder, real-time enforcement engine, and cloud-based services provide the most reliable form of endpoint and server security and deliver value within days of implementation. This combination gives organizations immediate visibility to everything running on their endpoints and servers; real-time signature-less detection of and protection against advanced threats; and a recorded history of all endpoint and server activity for deep forensics. Security teams use Bit9's integration with network security devices such as FireEye and Palo Alto Networks to accelerate incident response and ensure all files arriving on endpoints and servers are safe. Bit9 has stopped the most advanced attacks, including Flame, Gauss, and the malware responsible for the RSA breach. One thousand organizations worldwide—from 25 Fortune 100 companies to small businesses—use Bit9 to increase security, reduce operational costs, and improve compliance.