Sophos Experts Share Security Knowledge at December Events

Sophos Press Release

Beth Jones and Joe Lauducci to present at IDG IT Roadmap and Consumerization of IT

Sophos today announced two of its security experts – Beth Jones, senior threat researcher, and Joe Lauducci, security expert, – will present at IDG’s IT Roadmap in Washington, DC and the Consumerization of IT Seminar in San Francisco, respectively. At IDG’s IT Roadmap, Jones will share how to defend a network against malware through examining the Blackhole exploit kit and ZeroAccess rootkit. At the Consumerization of IT Seminar, Lauducci will provide an overview of the mobile landscape, using real-life examples to demonstrate how to achieve complete security.

IDG IT Roadmap

Who: Beth Jones, senior threat researcher, SophosLabs
What: Malware Defense: Three Truths No One Wants to Believe.
When: December 6, 2012
Where: IDG IT Roadmap 2012, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC
How: To register for the event, visit:

Consumerization of IT Seminar

Who: Joe Lauducci, enterprise account executive, Sophos
What: Complete Mobile Security: Beyond Mobile Device Management
When: December 11, 2012
Where: Consumerization of IT Seminar, Grand Hyatt, San Francisco, Calif
How: To register for the seminar, visit:

About IDG IT Roadmap
IT Roadmap 2012 Washington, D.C. is the place to go to get the insight you need to chart a course for IT and business success. And it’s new in every way that counts. The redesigned conference agenda lets you steer your learning in the direction you choose. It’s where IT leaders from all over the DC. area are heading to get actionable information on today’s technology trends. Peer-based keynote sessions will focus on real-world solutions, editors will share IDG content, and analysts will give their opinions on top technology trends.

About Consumerization of IT Seminar
Whether you realize it or not, the consumerization of IT impacts all areas of your business, from systems management to backup to enterprise SaaS and cloud computing – in other words, it can’t be ignored. Securing your IT environment before going into 2013? At this seminar, attendees will learn how to leverage advanced technologies like desktop virtualization, application virtualization, VDI and client-based VMs to regain control of your IT environment. Tips on embracing the BYO trend – because users are going to start working from their own devices whether you like it or not – will be discussed, and attendees will have the opportunity to network with peers to share success stories and lessons learned.


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