Accuvant Security Experts to Talk About Security Operations Center Management, Network IPS and SIEM at McAfee FOCUS 13

Denver – October 1, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that it will have multiple security experts speak at McAfee FOCUS 13. The conference will take place today through October 3 at The Venetian Resort-Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas.

Security Operations Center – Key Considerations
Who/What:  Curtis Davis, managed solutions practice director, will cover the technical and organizational considerations around developing, staffing and managing a Security Operations Center (SOC).
When/Where:  Wednesday, October 2 at 11:30 a.m./Sponsor Theater, Expo Hall

Integration Vectors of Next Generation McAfee Network IDS/IPS Systems
Who/What:  Russ Tegen, solutions architect, will examine the process of integrating network IPS with available McAfee solutions to obtain comprehensive unified security architecture.
When/Where:  Wednesday, October 2 from 2:30 – 3:20 p.m./Delfino 4003, 4004, 4103, 4104

​Building a SIEM Ecosystem, Log Source Selection, Use Case Creation and Continuous Improvement
Who/What:  David Swift, managing principal consultant, will lead a directed discussion mapping log sources to use cases, use cases to SOC processes, and reports that drive improvement. This session will address good, better and best output and processes; measuring success; and turning data into recommendations that improve defenses.
When/Where:  Thursday, October 3 from 2:30 – 3:20 p.m./Delfino 4003, 4004, 4103, 4104

Media wishing to interview any Accuvant experts are encouraged to contact Lauren Howe at or (443) 519-5455.

About Accuvant

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