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CORRECTING and REPLACING International Summit in Buenos Aires Aims to Contain the Cybercrime Scourge

First graph, first sentence, the date of the summit should be April 23-25, 2013 (sted: 2012)

The corrected release reads:

International Summit in Buenos Aires Aims to Contain the Cybercrime Scourge

The APWG Counter-eCrime Operations Summit (CeCOS VII), in Buenos Aires, Argentina, will focus on harmonizing counter-cybercrime operational goals, cybercrime data exchange, and industrial policies to strengthen and unify the global counter-ecrime effort

The 7th annual Counter eCrime Operations Summit (CeCOS VII) will convene in Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 23-25, 2013, as the APWG gathers global leaders from the financial services, technology, government, law enforcement and communications sectors to define common goals and harmonize resources to strengthen the global counter-cybercrime effort.

The CeCOS VII conference will review current and emerging cybercrime trends – as well as the development of response systems, techniques and resources available to counter-cybercrime managers, information security personnel and forensic professionals from around the world.

Key presentations, by experts from Asia, Australia, Europe and Great Britain, North America, South America, will include:

* The new and emerging crimeware targeting mobile devices

* Reputation Arson, an emerging cybercrime for damaging businesses

* Cooperative approaches to containing and neutralizing botnets

* New developments in criminal abuse of the Domain Name System

* True cybercrime tales of successful online criminal hunts

The full agenda is available here:

Additional presentations about technology and industrial policy at CeCOS VII will investigate the techniques and technologies that criminals use to attack consumers and tools that investigators use to track them online.

ABOUT the Counter eCrime Operations Summit:

CeCOS VII, the second APWG conference held in South America, is an open conference for members of the electronic-crime fighting community, hosted by the APWG and its Conference Partner ESET, Program Partners: Usuaria, the Organization of American States, Argentina Cibersegura, Agesic, National Critical Information Infrastructure and Cybersecurity of Argentina and sponsored by Google, ESET, Easy Solutions, Banelco, PIR, TechLawBiz and McAfee. The CeCOS programs are widely considered the most vital events to investigators and managers of electronic crime from across the private and public sectors.



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