Boca Raton, Fla. - May 29, 2008 - Michael Scheidell, chief technology officer for SECNAP® Network Security Corporation, has been selected to deliver the opening keynote address at the Hacker Halted Conference on Sunday, June 1, 2008 at the Marriott Resort at Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Hosted by EC-Council, Hacker Halted will debut in the United States May 28 to June 4 in conjunction with the Techno Security Conference. Hacker Halted will feature some of the top speakers in the world, and is in its tenth year raising international awareness toward increased education and ethics in Information Technology security.
Michael Scheidell is a recognized expert in network and data security with a rich history of innovation. Since 2001 he has aggressively pursued the development of advanced security technology with impressive results, including a patent-pending intrusion detection and prevention system and a revolutionary spam solution.
Scheidell's presentation proposes that three additional, undocumented layers of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model exert a powerful influence on information security decisions, and is intended to help delegates manage these influences to become more effective in their organizations and more successful in their careers.
Delegates will include chief security officers (CSO), chief information security officers (CISO), and other C-level executives as well as information technology management, security architects and engineers, auditors and practitioners of information technology across a variety of industries.
The Hacker Halted Conference also affords attendees the opportunity to complete training for certification by EC-Council as a Certified Ethical Hacker, Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator, and Licensed Penetration Tester. For additional information visit www.hackerhalted.com and www.eccouncil.org.
Founded in 2001 in Boca Raton, Fla., SECNAP Network Security is a leading provider of network security solutions for organizations ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. The company's innovative products include SpammerTrap® and Hosted SpammerTrap®, which block malicious spam, viruses, and phishing emails; HackerTrap