Press Release

Coalfire announced its participation at Black Hat USA held July 30 to August 4, 2016 at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas.

August 2, 2016

Cyber Risk Leader to Sponsor and Present at the World’s Biggest Info Security Conference

Westminster, Colo. – August 1, 2016 – Coalfire, a leader in cybersecurity risk management and compliance services, today announced its participation at Black Hat USA, held July 30 to August 4, 2016 at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas.

Coalfire will be a sponsor of the world’s largest information security conference, with CEO Larry Jones in attendance. In addition to a presence at its booth (#1471) on the trade show floor, Coalfire Labs penetration tester and security consultant Marcello Salvati will give a presentation and demonstration of CrackMapExec, a tool he built and Coalfire uses for pentesting Active Directory networks.

“Every year, the information security industry sets its calendar around Black Hat,” said Coalfire CEO Larry Jones. “Coalfire has stepped up its involvement at Black Hat and we look forward to being a part of the cutting-edge conversation around the event.”

Jones will join Coalfire’s team of consultants and testing experts at the booth to discuss best practices for improving cybersecurity, technical testing, risk management and compliance. For anyone interested in speaking with Coalfire they can stop by the booth or schedule a specific time to speak by submitting a meeting request form. Salvati will be providing both a presentation on CrackMapExec’s applicability and a separate demonstration of its capabilities. The presentation will be held on Wednesday, August 3 in the ARSENAL Theater at 1 p.m., with the demonstration to follow from 4–5:50 p.m.

Black Hat commences with training sessions on July 30, followed by the trade show expo and informative briefings on Aug. 3 and 4.

About Coalfire
Coalfire is the trusted leader in cybersecurity risk management and compliance services. Coalfire integrates advisory and technical assessments and recommendations to the corporate directors, executives, boards, and IT organizations for global brands and organizations in the technology, cloud, healthcare, retail, payments, and financial industries. Coalfire’s approach addresses each businesses’ specific vulnerability challenges, developing a long-term strategy to prevent security breaches and data theft. Coalfire has offices throughout the United States and Europe.


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