Miami, FL, September 20, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- This month, Mr. Bahadur will discuss the risks surrounding Supplier Management that most corporations face. With a lack of structure and processes, unmitigated risks exist in virtually all supply chain management procedures. The 2009 Hacker Halted USA Conference in Miami speaking engagement will provide attendees a structured approach to Risk Assessments for Supplier access. The conference will be held at the Hilton Miami Downtown, September 20-25, and Mr. Bahadur will speak on September 24. Hacker Halted is managed by the EC Council (www.eccouncil.org), one of the premiere companies in the information security industry.
KRAA Security offers managed security services and security consulting services to small and medium businesses. Part of these services addresses Supplier Risk assessments. The experience KRAA Security brings to each client in supply chain risk helps reduce information security risk as data flows between the company and their suppliers and vendors.
In his talk, Mr. Bahadur will outline why a Supplier Risk Management Program should be in place to control and manage Supplier Information Risk. This talk will outline all the key elements of a Supplier Risk Assessment and practical steps any company can take to setup a framework in the most efficient manner possible. Key elements include controls can you put in place to follow the data and access path between a company and their Suppliers from creation, usage, storage, transportation and destruction and at the same time reduce manpower, computing utilization and air travel. It will include rigorous tests a company can use to ensure Suppliers have the right security measures over data and protect their environment they same as a company would.
KRAA Security is Mr. Bahadur’s third technology startup. He was the cofounder and CIO of Foundstone Inc, a $20M security vulnerability risk management firm with offices in the United States, Singapore and India. Foundstone was sold to McAfee for $86 Million in 2004. Prior to KRAA Security, Mr. Bahadur was the President and cofounder of Ether2 Corporation.
For more information about the Hacker Halted Conference visit www.hackerhalted.com.
About KRAA Security:
KRAA Security was founded in 2007 to address the security needs of companies in all industries through a combination of Managed Security Services and Consulting Services. KRAA Security protects organizations from threats through a combination of preventative services in Application Security, Network Security, Operating System Security and Compliance measures. Their team of expert professionals with deep industry experience provides a defense-in-depth strategy to address all security needs. Their Managed Security Services provides User Defense, System Defense, Intrusion Defense, Vulnerability Defense and Email Defense on a 24/7 basis.