ADACOM in Security Roadshow 2011, in Athens

March, 2011. ADACOM S.A., in cooperation with Symantec, participated as a gold partner in the IDC IT Security Roadshow 2011 that took place in Athens, Greece on March 11th, 2011.

This year’s IDC Security Conference Roadshow, which is titled “Win the game: Beat IT Threats” brings together global security experts to discuss numerous topics, including the following:

  • Business Models for Information Security
  • IT Security as a Business Enabler
  • Optimizing Security Architectures
  • Security in a Virtualized Environment
  • Addressing Social Media Concerns
  • Security as a Service
  • Security Audits
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Security in the Cloud

The presentation titled “Attack Kits & Malicious Websites: A Visual Presentation” that was delivered by Dr. Dimitrios Patsos, Security Services Director of ADACOM and Mr. Christos Ventouris, Technology Manager in Symantec. During the presentation, the two speakers provided an in-depth look at the evolution of attack kits, their features and how hackers use them to lure in victims, especially online. Also, the presenters provided a brief set of recommended mitigation techniques that can help organizations protect themselves from the sophisticated attacks created by these toolkits