Cyber Defense Summit & Training

August 13 - 20 | Nashville, TN
The Summit brings together key players responsible for protecting and securing organizational assets and data from the consistent and persistent threats of offensive-minded attackers/hackers. This event also offers technical courses teaching you the essential skills and techniques needed to play winning defense to protect and secure your organization.

Get a MacBook Air or $850 Off Your Online Course!

For a limited time, get a new MacBook Air, ASUS X550 or a $850 discount when you register for a qualifying OnDemand or vLive online course!

Internal Threats - Focus on Inbound Detection

Cyber Defense Foundations: Learn the key security concepts (e.g., authentication and authorization) that will protect an organization against fraud, data breaches, or other misconduct.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday with Paul Henry

  • Microsoft released 6 bulletins: 1 Moderate, 3 Important and 2 Critical
  • Of the 29 CVE issues none reported in the wild
  • Several issues reported during the Pwn2Own hacking contest
  • IE, DirectShow, Windows Journal, On-Screen Keyboard effected

CISSP(R) Get Certified Program

MGT414: SANS(R) +S(TM) Training Program for the CISSP(R) Certification Exam: Don't just plan to take the exam, plan to pass it!
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Mission Statement

It seems wherever you turn organizations are being broken into and the fundamental question that everyone wants to know is Why? Why do some organizations get broken into and others do not. Our mission is to teach you the right things that need to be done to keep an organization secure.

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Security is always changing and SANS recognizes that after class students will still need to learn. The SANS Computer Security Community offers information security professionals an opportunity to learn, discuss, and share current developments in the field outside of the classroom. It also provides information regarding security training, certification, and events.

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Author Statement

Cyber security should be interesting, exciting, engaging and most important fun. You are going to spend a lot of time working, so you should always have a job you love to do. I love my job because it is an amazing feeling when you can actually help someone. Read More