Sophos at RSA Conference 2014 in San Francisco

February 18, 2014 Sophos Press Release

Oxford – February 18, 2014 – Sophos today announced its presence at the RSA Conference 2014 in San Francisco, with a host of conference sessions, customer and partner briefings, booth presentations and giveaways, quality engagement and fun. Sophos will be in Booth #2701. The RSA Conference will be held next week, February 24-28, at the Moscone Center.

Booth 2701: Security Made Simple
Sophos will host a series of daily educational presentations on web threats, the importance of encryption and cloud-ready security, given by trusted industry professionals. The Sophos best-in-class portfolio of enduser, network and server protection solutions will all be on display, in addition to daily raffles and giveaways of cool stuff.

The World of Warbiking
Sophos will use San Francisco as the launching pad for a tour of major cities around the world to measure the state of wireless security and raise awareness of security issues. Headlined by James Lyne and Chester Wisniewski, the World of Warbiking tour will highlight issues the industry assumed it had resolved years ago, but which this project will show are still leaving companies and consumers exposed. Sophos will have multiple booth promotions in support of this illuminating project.

Sophos Presentations
The company was selected to present four conference sessions:

  • James Lyne and Chester Wisniewski, “The World of Warbiking through the Streets of San Francisco,” Tuesday, February 25, 4pm (General Interest, Sponsor session), Room 1033
  • Chester Wisniewski and Numaan Haq, “Buy Candy, Lose Your Credit Card – Investigating PoS RAM Scripting Malware,” Wednesday, February 26, 8am PT, Room 3006 (Advanced-level session)
  • James Lyne, “The Future of Exploits, Developing Hidden C&C and Kittens,” Thursday, February 27, 10:40am PT, Room 3014 (Intermediate-level session)
  • Vanja Svajcer, “Now You See Me – Attacks with Web Server Binaries and Modules,” Friday, February 28, 10:20am PT, Room 3006 (Advanced-level session)

Seminar for OEM Partners
On Wednesday February 26, the Sophos OEM team will host a live morning seminar for IT technology companies looking to expand their security services. Members from SophosLabs, Product Management and the Sophos management team will be on hand to discuss current trends in the security threat landscape and to describe go over our new exciting OEM security solutions. For more information or to register for the event, visit: http://www.sophos.com/en-us/about-us/events/rsa/feb2014.aspx