McAfee AVERT's Vincent Gullotto to Deliver Keynote Presentation on Virus Security During E-Security Expo

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Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Network Associates Inc.

    SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Vincent "Vinny" Gullotto,
 senior director for McAfee AVERT (Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team), a
 division of Network Associates (Nasdaq:   NETA), will be a keynote speaker at
 the E-Security Conference and Exposition ( http://www.esecurityexpo.com ) held
 at the New York Hilton and Towers on Tuesday, April 17, 2001.  Gullotto will
 take a retrospective look at the landscape of viruses, virus writers today,
 and what we should anticipate for the future.  The afternoon general session
 begins at 3:30 p.m. on April 17th.
     Vinny will examine how viruses, and their authors, are adapting to rapidly
 changing times, highlighting how viruses today are just as big a part of
 e-security as they have ever been.  Additionally, he will look at where the
 e-business model is going, addressing the importance of a corporate anti-virus
 policy, what virus problems businesses can anticipate, and what means will be
 available to deal with them. The discussion will also highlight the e-device
 model with a focus on the proliferation of wireless Internet devices.
     Registration for the E-Security Conference and Expo can be done by going
 to the e-security web site at http://www.esecurityexpo.com or calling
 800-777-8774.
     McAfee AVERT is one of the top-ranked anti-virus research organizations in
 the world, employing more than 90 researchers in offices on five continents.
 McAfee AVERT protects customers through McAfee AutoUpdate technology, which
 allows McAfee anti-virus software to check for updated information on new
 viruses, and download cures as soon as they are available. Cures are developed
 by the combined efforts of McAfee AVERT researchers and McAfee AVERT
 AutoImmune technology, which applies advanced heuristics, generic detection,
 and active .dat technology to generate cures for previously undiscovered
 viruses.
     With headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., Network Associates, Inc. is a
 leading supplier of security and availability solutions for e-businesses.
 Network Associates is comprised of four business units:  McAfee, delivering
 world class anti-virus products; PGP Security, providing firewall, intrusion
 detection and encryption products; Sniffer Technologies, a leader in network
 and application management; and Magic Solutions, providing web-based service
 desk solutions. For more information, Network Associates can be reached at
 972-308-9960 or on the Internet at http://www.nai.com .
     NOTE:  Network Associates, McAfee, PGP, Sniffer, VirusScan, WebShield,
 NetShield, GroupShield, PrimeSupport, Enterprise SecureCast and Magic
 Solutions are registered trademarks of Network Associates, Inc. and/or its
 affiliates in the United States and/or other countries. All other registered
 and unregistered trademarks in this document are the sole property of their
 respective owners.
 
 

SOURCE Network Associates Inc.
    SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Vincent "Vinny" Gullotto,
 senior director for McAfee AVERT (Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team), a
 division of Network Associates (Nasdaq:   NETA), will be a keynote speaker at
 the E-Security Conference and Exposition ( http://www.esecurityexpo.com ) held
 at the New York Hilton and Towers on Tuesday, April 17, 2001.  Gullotto will
 take a retrospective look at the landscape of viruses, virus writers today,
 and what we should anticipate for the future.  The afternoon general session
 begins at 3:30 p.m. on April 17th.
     Vinny will examine how viruses, and their authors, are adapting to rapidly
 changing times, highlighting how viruses today are just as big a part of
 e-security as they have ever been.  Additionally, he will look at where the
 e-business model is going, addressing the importance of a corporate anti-virus
 policy, what virus problems businesses can anticipate, and what means will be
 available to deal with them. The discussion will also highlight the e-device
 model with a focus on the proliferation of wireless Internet devices.
     Registration for the E-Security Conference and Expo can be done by going
 to the e-security web site at http://www.esecurityexpo.com or calling
 800-777-8774.
     McAfee AVERT is one of the top-ranked anti-virus research organizations in
 the world, employing more than 90 researchers in offices on five continents.
 McAfee AVERT protects customers through McAfee AutoUpdate technology, which
 allows McAfee anti-virus software to check for updated information on new
 viruses, and download cures as soon as they are available. Cures are developed
 by the combined efforts of McAfee AVERT researchers and McAfee AVERT
 AutoImmune technology, which applies advanced heuristics, generic detection,
 and active .dat technology to generate cures for previously undiscovered
 viruses.
     With headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., Network Associates, Inc. is a
 leading supplier of security and availability solutions for e-businesses.
 Network Associates is comprised of four business units:  McAfee, delivering
 world class anti-virus products; PGP Security, providing firewall, intrusion
 detection and encryption products; Sniffer Technologies, a leader in network
 and application management; and Magic Solutions, providing web-based service
 desk solutions. For more information, Network Associates can be reached at
 972-308-9960 or on the Internet at http://www.nai.com .
     NOTE:  Network Associates, McAfee, PGP, Sniffer, VirusScan, WebShield,
 NetShield, GroupShield, PrimeSupport, Enterprise SecureCast and Magic
 Solutions are registered trademarks of Network Associates, Inc. and/or its
 affiliates in the United States and/or other countries. All other registered
 and unregistered trademarks in this document are the sole property of their
 respective owners.
 
 SOURCE  Network Associates Inc.

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