SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 28 2010 – Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) – a leading network security provider and worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions – today announced that experts from its FortiGuard® Global Security Research Team will be unveiling key findings and sharing their in-depth research of emerging threats and vulnerabilities at the Black Hat Europe 2010 conference on April 12-15, 2010, in Barcelona, Spain.

Members of Fortinet’s security research team will present the following
–    “Protocol, Mechanism and Encryption of Pushdo/Cutwail/Webwail
Botnet,” Wednesday, April 14, 3:15 p.m. Speaker: Kyle Yang, Senior
Malware Researcher.
–     “Adobe Reader’s Custom Memory Management: a Heap of Trouble,”
Thursday, April 15, 11:30 a.m. Speakers: Haifei Li, Senior Security
Researcher and Guillaume Lovet, Threat Response Senior Manager.

From its inception in 1997, Black Hat’s global conferences series has
become a premiere venue for elite security researchers and the best
security trainers to find their audience. Black Hat’s highly technical
information security conferences bring together thought leaders from all
facets of the information security world – from the corporate and
government sectors to academic and even underground researchers. The
presence of Fortinet’s industry experts further validates the importance
of their research on global Internet threats and attacks.

For more information about the Black Hat Europe 2010 conference, please
Information on Fortinet’s FortiGuard Threat Research and Response Center
can be found at

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