Press Release

Coalfire Presenting on 5G Security Risks, Multi-Cloud Security at RSA Conference

February 28, 2019

Coalfire CEO Tom McAndrew to discuss impact of 5G on enterprise and national security as well as managing multi-cloud security during two panel events

Westminster, CO – Feb. 28, 2019 –Coalfire, a provider of cybersecurity advisory and assessment services, today announced that Coalfire CEO Tom McAndrew will be featured in two panels at the RSA Conference, which will take place March 4–8, 2019 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, Calif.

On Tuesday, March 5th, McAndrew will present on a panel at a luncheon hosted by Coalfire and ClearForce on how 5G will enable innovation and amplify cybersecurity threats. He will discuss the advantages of 5G (as well as the economic and political advantages of 5G technology leadership) and comment on the cybersecurity imperative as 5G devices enter the market.

The invitation-only luncheon will be hosted from 11:45 AM to 2:00 PM PT at the Mathilde French Bistro, which is located on 315 5th Street in San Francisco. Panel participants also include Clearforce CEO Tom Miller, retired Gen. James L. Jones, and retired Maj. Gen. Robert E. Wheeler.

McAndrew will also participate on a panel titled “Managing Security for the Multi-Cloud” on Wednesday, March 6th at 1:30 PM PT. This panel will be a live, online video panel hosted by BrightTALK, where participants will discuss the security risks enterprises face—as well as recommended security strategies—when leveraging multiple clouds and applications.

About Coalfire

Coalfire is the trusted cybersecurity advisor that helps private and public-sector organizations avert threats, close gaps and effectively manage risk. By providing independent and tailored advice, assessments, technical testing and cyber engineering services, we help clients develop scalable programs that improve their security posture, achieve their business objectives and fuel their continued success. Coalfire has been a cybersecurity thought leader for more than 17 years and has offices throughout the United States and Europe.

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