RSA Executive Chairman Arthur Coviello to Testify Before U.S. House of Representatives on Cyber Security
BEDFORD, Mass., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — RSA, The Security Division of EMC (NYSE: EMC), today announced that Art Coviello, Executive Chairman of RSA, The Security Division of EMC, will join other experts to testify about cyber security threats to the nation during an open hearing before the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Coviello will review the major classes of cyber adversaries and will address specific steps organizations can take to better manage cyber risks and disrupt attackers. Coviello will also present ways to build a more effective security ecosystem between the government and private sector, along with suggestions for legislative steps that Congress can take now to help advance cyber security in both the public and private sectors.
What: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence open hearing
Where: HVC-304, The Capitol, Washington, DC.
When: Tuesday, October 4, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET
Who: Arthur Coviello, Jr.
Art Coviello is Executive Vice President, EMC Corporation and Executive Chairman, RSA, The Security Division of EMC, and responsible for RSA’s strategy as it delivers EMC’s global vision of information-centric security.
Mr. Coviello was Chief Executive Officer of RSA Security, Inc. prior to its acquisition by EMC in 2006. He joined the company in 1995 and has been a driving force in its rapid growth. Mr. Coviello’s expertise and influence have made him a recognized leader in the industry, where he plays a key role in several national cyber-security initiatives.
Mr. Coviello has more than 30 years of strategic, operating and financial management experience in high technology companies. In addition, he currently serves on the Board of Directors at EnerNOC (a leader in Demand Response Systems for energy conservation).
A copy of Coviello’s prepared remarks to the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence will be made available following the hearing at http://www.rsa.com/innovation/docs/CovielloCongressionalTestimony.pdf
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