HAUPPAUGE, NY (April 26, 2012) — Custom Computer Specialists Inc. (Custom), an information technology service provider, announced today it is partnering with Shawn Henry, former Executive Assistant Director for the FBI and President of CrowdStrike Services to host an educational seminar on Cyber Security. Henry, who has been featured on programs such as 60 Minutes, CBS News and Good Morning America will discuss the critical threats faced daily by the public sector.
Shawn’s experience with major computer crime and cyber investigations has spanned the globe. From denial-of-service attacks, to corporate breaches and nation-state sponsored intrusions, he forged partnerships within domestic and international governments. Shawn is currently strategizing with cyber security experts and companies like Custom to best protect critical IT infrastructure. “We are extremely pleased to be working with Shawn on this critical topic and to be able to share this valuable information with our public sector clients.” said Alan Lacher, Custom’s Chief Operating Officer. “The networks and data in our schools and state and local governments are under constant threat of cyber-attack. Shawn will help them understand the risks, and the steps to avoid such breaches.”
“Critical Threats” will be held at the Huntington Hilton on June 7, 2012. Details of the event can be found at www.customtech.com/cyberseminar.html