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150 Constituents of the TRA to Attend Black Hat Abu Dhabi 2011

November 21, 2011

ABU DHABI, UAE, November 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –

2 days of training followed by 2 days of briefings, 12 – 15

December 2011

One hundred and fifty constituents of the Telecommunications Regulatory
Authority (TRA) have already confirmed their attendance at Black Hat Abu
Dhabi, to be held from the 12th to 15th December 2011 at Emirates Palace,
Abu Dhabi. The TRA represented by the UAE Computer Emergency Response Team
(aeCERT), in cooperation with Khalifa University of Science, Technology and
Research (KUSTAR) have partnered with UBM Middle East for the second year in
a row.

H.E. Mohammed Al Nasser Al Ghanim, Director General of the TRA, and
aeCERT said: “aeCERT is delighted to confirm 150 of our constituents are
attending Black Hat Abu Dhabi 2011.” He continued, “This illustrates the
commitment from both aeCERT and our partners towards building a secure and
safe cyber culture in the UAE and wider region through the highly
specialised training and understanding of the latest cyber-security trends
that Black Hat offers.”

Black Hat Abu Dhabi will extend a full range of ten training sessions
over two days, followed by two days of three briefing sessions running
simultaneously to the exhibition. The briefings will discuss and demonstrate
the latest and most important security issues facing the market today.

The keynote speaker at Black Hat Abu Dhabi 2011 is General Michael
Hayden, United States Air Force (USAF), Retired, former Director of the
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Deputy Director of the National
Security Agency (NSA).

To attend and take advantage of the limited spaces available at Black
Hat Abu Dhabi 2011; delegates must register at: http://www.blackhat.com,
or for more information contact matthew.robarts@ubm.com.

Notes to the editor

For more information please see http://www.blackhat.com

Individuals, associations, government bodies, academic institutions and
companies interested in finding out more about Black Hat Abu Dhabi should
contact the organisers, UBM Middle East for information, on +971-2-406-4471
or email matthew.robarts@ubm.com

Black Hat briefings and training is the largest and most important
security conference series in the world. Black Hat Abu Dhabi is organised by
UBM Middle East on behalf of TechWeb, a division of UBM.

        Media, for all enquires including registering to attend please contact:

        Mita Srinivasan, Market Buzz,  mita@themarketbuzz.net, +971-4-3625484

        For other marketing related enquiries:

        Bryan Espie, Marketing Director, UBM Middle East,
        bryan.espie@ubm.com or +971-2-406-4471.

SOURCE UBM Middle East

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