NEW YORK, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- What: CSI (Computer Security Institute) Filter

When: Thursday, April 7, 2011, 11:00am - 3:00pm ET

How: This program is complimentary to all, made possible in part by our latest sponsors: Track Sponsor - BeyondTrust; Networking Sponsor - AsTech Consulting; Vision Sponsor - Symplified. More information at

WHY: CSI, the leading educational membership organization for information security professionals, presents its annual online security conference - CSI Filter. Thought leaders will present top of mind topics in the industry and help attendees get to the core of the subject matter. This year's focus will be on 4 hot topics - Cloud Computing, Mobile Security, Web Apps, and Virtualization.

The speaker and session line-up includes:

"Avoiding Legal Implications for Breaking Encryption in the Cloud," presented by Thomas Roth, Security Consultant, Lanworks AG

"Encryption in the Cloud," presented by Varun Badhwar, Director of Business Development, CipherCloud

"Lessons from Attacks on the Smart Grid," presented by Justin Searle, Senior Security Analyst, InGuardians

"Mobile Security in an Age of Employee Owned Smartphones," presented by Reda Zitouni, CEO, Mobiquant

"OWASP Latest Security Tools," presented by Tom Brennan, Global Board Member, OWASP Foundation Inc. and Chapter President, OWASP NY/NJ Metro

"Parameter Pollution in Web Applications," presented by Marco Balduzzi, IT-Security Specialist and PhD Researcher, EURECOM / International Secure Systems Lab

"Privacy by Design," presented by Joanne McNabb, Chief, CA Office of Privacy Protection

"Securing Cloud Environments," presented by Raimund Genes, Chief Technology Officer, Trend Micro

"Stuxnet's Overlooked Lessons," presented by Tom Parker, Director of Security Consulting Services, Securicon

"Tampering with Seals and Stealing Nuclear Materials," presented by Jamie Schwettmann, Director of Research, and Eric Michaud, Jabberwocky, i11 Industries LLC

"The Identity Laundering Business," presented by Gunter Ollmann, VP of Research, Damballa

"The Insider Threat in the Current Cyberwar Landscape," presented by Lawrence Dietz, General Counsel & Managing Director Information Security, TAL Global Corporation

"The Trustwave SpiderLabs Global Security Report for 2011," presented by Nicholas Percoco, Senior VP and Head of SpiderLabs, Trustwave

"Virtualization Security: Stick With What You Know," presented by Michael Davis, CEO, Savid Technologies, Inc.

The unique format of this four-hour online educational program fosters interaction and optimal information exchange and registrants can earn four hours of CPE credits. This complimentary virtual conference will also be available on-demand for up to six months after the presentation. To register and for more information go to: For sponsorship information, contact Rosie Montalvo at +1-609-759-7610 or

Release Contact: Jane McDermott Brand Director, CSI Tel: +1-609-759-7609