May 11 2016

Layer 8 Security Presents at Philly AFP Trea$ury Initiatives Conference


Contact: Ray DeAncona, Marketing and Sales Coordinator

May 3, 2016 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Layer 8 Security presented at the Philadelphia Association for Financial Professional (PAFP) Trea$ury Initiatives Conference in Philadelphia. Financial and Treasury professionals and senior leaders from around the Greater Philadelphia area attended the event to discuss the cybersecurity challenges and opportunities relating to the financial industry.

Layer 8 Security spoke about Data Security and covered the following areas:

  • Why cybersecurity matters in the financial industry
  • Identifying the different types of cyber criminals and their respective motives for attacking
  • Eggshell security vs. layered defense
  • Current and upcoming cybersecurity legislation
  • Starting a cybersecurity initiative within an organization

“Information security is not a cost center – it should be used to protect your business’ bottom line and reputation. By understanding the threats facing the business and mitigating the associated vulnerabilities, organizations can provide their customers and stakeholders with reassurance that they are fulfilling their corporate responsibility,” says Jeffrey Lipson.

For more information about the PAFP and the Trea$ury Initiatives Conference, visit their website at

Layer 8 Security is a cybersecurity advisory and services firm that focuses on the effective management of cybersecurity at the human layer where business processes and technology intersect. They have extensive experience and training from operations serving the National Security Agency, U.S. Cyber Command, Department of Defense, Special Operations, and Defense and Private Industries.

To learn how your business can be more resilient against cyber attacks and other threats visit Layer 8 Security’s website at