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Websense to Present at First SANS Data Leakage Summit

Websense, Customers and Industry Experts to Discuss Best Practices and Technologies for Data Loss Prevention

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 11/30/07 -- Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBSN) today announced participation at the SANS Data Leakage Summit, held at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, December 3 - 6, 2007.

This special summit focusing on data loss prevention (DLP) was introduced by SANS for the first time this year because incidents of high-profile data leaks have become prominent across many industries and vertical markets. The Data Leakage Summit brings together vendors, industry experts and organizations that have implemented data loss prevention solutions to share lessons learned and best practices for implementing data loss prevention strategy.

Websense activities at the Data Leakage Summit include:

  --  Vendor View: "Top Mistakes Customers Make"
      Websense Product Marketing Manager David Meizlik will participate in
      the panel discussion "Vendor View: Top Mistakes Customers Make." The
      panel, consisting of representatives from leading data loss
      prevention technology vendors, will discuss best practices when
      selecting a DLP solution.
      Monday, December 3 at 4:00 pm ET (Room location: Northern
      Hemisphere, E3 - E4)

  --  User Panel Discussion: "Justifying, Planning, Launching and
      Organizing a Leak and Insider Threat Prevention Implementation"
      Websense customer Larry Kauffmann, senior manager, network security
      at SallieMae will participate on this user panel, sharing his
      experience in selecting and implementing a data loss prevention
      Monday, December 3 at 2:05 pm ET (Room location: Northern
      Hemisphere, E3 - E4)

  --  Expert Talk: "Three Steps to Selecting a DLP Product, and the Top
      Five Features to Look For"
      Rich Mogull, founder of the security consulting firm Securosis will
      present the important steps and top five technology features every
      organization should look for when selecting a data loss prevention
      solution.  Mogull will also unveil a new report, "Understanding and
      Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution."  This definitive guide
      is crucial to understanding data loss risks in organizations and how
      to apply processes and specific technologies for preventing data
      Monday, December 3 at 9:00 am ET (Room location: Northern
      Hemisphere, E3 - E4)

Presented by the information security association SANS, the 2007 Data Leakage Summit takes place December 3 - 6, 2007 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. For more information, visit:

About Websense, Inc.

Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBSN), protects more than 42 million employees from external and internal computer security threats. Using a combination of preemptive ThreatSeeker(TM) malicious content identification and categorization technology and information leak prevention technology, Websense helps make computing safe and productive. Distributed through its global network of channel partners, Websense software helps organizations block malicious code, prevent the loss of confidential information and manage Internet and wireless access. For more information, visit

Websense and Websense Enterprise are registered trademarks of Websense, Inc. in the United States and certain international markets. Websense has numerous other unregistered trademarks in the United States and internationally. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Sarah Needham
Websense, Inc.
+1 858 320 9340
[email protected]

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