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Iowa State IT specialist presenting in webcast at U.S. Department of Homeland Security

This news item expired May 18, 2005. It may contain out-of-date information.
Wayne Hauber, Systems Analyst at Iowa State University, is a presenter for the May 18 session of the National Webcast Initiative sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security US-CERT and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC). Co-presenting with Bill Hentschell, Security Specialist for Cisco Systems, Inc., their topic is "The Invasion of the ’Bots“: You Could Be A ’Zombie“ and Don‘t Know It!"

Presentation abstract: Think zombies are only found in scary science fiction movies? Think Again! Your computer could be a ’zombie“ caught up in a Botnet. Join us on May 18 for an informative presentation on what you need to know about BotNets and how to prevent those ’robots“ from attacking your computer!

The Webcast is free; registration is required. To register, visit http://www.nysfirm.org/may18nationalwebcast/.