Symantec Security Expert Addresses WebSec 2000 Conference
CUPERTINO, Calif. - Aug. 22, 2000
- Symantec Corporation, a world
leader in Internet security technology, today announced one of its chief
architects, Char Sample, will present at the WebSec 2000: The E-Security
Conference and Expo in San Francisco, Calif., August 22 - 24. Sample
offers security expertise in a session entitled, "Comparing Firewall
Technologies, " which will be held on Aug. 23 from 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
"Increasingly sophisticated threats from the always-on broadband
connection require IT professionals to exercise full protection on their
network servers," said Sample. "This seminar provides IT professionals
with information on the strengths and weaknesses of today's technology,
the background and significance of firewall protection, and solutions
to combat various Internet security attacks."
WebSec 2000: The E-Security Conference and Expo addresses various topics
on security and technology ranging from information systems security, to
risk management and disaster recovery. Individual workshop sessions
range from low to high in technical content to appeal to all levels of
professionals in the IT industry. In addition to the informative
workshops, the WebSec Expo features product demos and invites its
audience to become familiar with the latest technology for Internet
Sample is a chief architect for Symantec Research Labs and has more than
15 years of experience in the industry. Sample's expertise includes
firewall installation, deployment of e-commerce solutions,
implementation of organizational training, and a history of conference
presentations on the topic of Internet security. Sample holds a
bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Pittsburgh
and a master's degree in systems management at Capitol College.
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