NEWTON, Mass. — November 15, 2010 — Cyber-Ark® Software, a leading global software provider for protecting critical applications, identities and information, today announced details of its participation at the Cloud Security Alliance Congress 2010. In a panel presentation entitled “Securely Implementing Cloud-Based Applications and Services for the Federal Sector,” Cyber-Ark’s Shlomi Dinoor will explain how government agencies that deploy cloud-based technologies can apply privileged identity management best practices to more effectively address risk management and compliance priorities. Cyber-Ark is a Silver sponsor of the event and will be exhibiting at table #4.
|Who:||Shlomi Dinoor, vice president, emerging technologies, Cyber-Ark|
|What:||The panel, “Securely Implementing Cloud-Based Applications and Services for the Federal Sector,” will discuss the challenges of securing cloud-based technologies and the difficulties and accountabilities associated with federal cloud computing standards and regulations. Dinoor will offer specific insights into the critical role that privileged identity management technology plays in protecting cloud data and the importance of establishing enforceable controls over who can access sensitive systems and applications throughout the entirety of the IT environment. Through this holistic view of privilege, risk and control, government agencies will properly follow policies, processes and practices that are consistent with industry-specific regulations and requirements.|
|When:||The event takes place November 16-17, 2010. The panel is scheduled for 10:15 AM EST on Tuesday November 16.|
|Where:||Hilton Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Cyber-Ark is exhibiting at Table #4.|
The Cloud Security Alliance Congress 2010 is a two-day event that assembles top experts and industry stakeholders to discuss the state of cloud security and best practices for cloud computing. For more information on the organization or the event visit http://www.cloudsecurityalliance.org or http://www.misti.com/cloud and follow updates from Cyber-Ark on Twitter @CyberArk.
Cyber-Ark® Software is a global information security company that specializes in protecting and managing privileged users, applications and highly-sensitive information to improve compliance, productivity and protect organizations against insider threats. With its award-winning Privileged Identity Management (PIM) and Highly-Sensitive Information Management software, organizations can more effectively manage and govern application access while demonstrating returns on security investments. Cyber-Ark works with more than 750 global customers, including more than 35 percent of the Fortune 50. Headquartered in Newton, Mass., Cyber-Ark has offices and authorized partners in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit www.cyberark.com.