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ESET Researcher Presents "Top Ten Malware Myths" at the Privacy & Security Forum, Boston

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, a global pioneer in proactive protection for more than two decades, announced today that Lysa Myers, security researcher, will be presenting "Top Ten Myths About Malware that Refuse to Die" at the Privacy & Security Forum on December 2 in Boston.


Malware is big business and makes its authors a ton of money, but to combat it effectively, healthcare organizations need to know where to focus their efforts, and in many cases, their limited resources. In this session, Myers talks with Tom Sullivan executive editor at HIMSS Media to review the top malware myths that just won't die and sets the record straight. In doing so, she'll expand attendees' knowledge of malware and help them better protect their data assets.


"Top Ten Malware Myths that Refuse to Die"


Lysa Myers, security researcher, ESET


December 2, 2015, 3:25 – 4:00 p.m. ET


Privacy & Security Forum, Westin Boston Waterfront

In addition, participants can join Myers at lunchtime roundtables each day of the conference to discuss "Simple Security Strategies Organizations Can Adopt Now." Seating for the roundtable is on a first come basis. Attendees should take this opportunity to mingle with peers in a relaxed setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships, as well as gain first-hand knowledge from an expert in the field.

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