Corero Network Security to Present on DDoS Attacks and Mitigation Techniques at Interop Las Vegas

Ashley Stephenson, EVP of Corero Network Security, is presenting on the evolving threat landscape at Interop

HUDSON, MA., April 16, 2012 – Corero Network Security (CNS: LN), the leading provider of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Defense Solutions, today announced that they are presenting on the evolving DDoS threat landscape at Interop, being held May  6-10 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Ashley Stephenson, executive vice president, will be a featured presenter at Interop. The event will take place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas from May 6-10, 2012.

WHO: Ashley Stephenson, Corero Network Security Executive Vice President
WHAT: “Application Layer DDoS Attacks: Motives, Mechanisms, and Mitigation” 
WHERE: The Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas
WHEN: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 9:00 am PDT

During the session Stephenson will examine the motivations behind today’s DDoS attacks, highlighting how hackers increasingly are using them as smoke screens to divert attention from surreptitious attacks aimed at stealing data. He also will take an in-depth look at the evolving mechanisms used to launch attacks, both new low and slow application-layer DDoS attacks and traditional bandwidth consuming network-layer DDoS attacks.  In addition, he will share real-world attack scenarios and discuss ways to stop DDoS attacks.

For information on Corero or to schedule a meeting with Corero’s experts at Interop, please contact Lesley Sullivan or Kiley Phalan at 781-684-0770 or e-mail