Open-Source Intelligence Summit & Training

Free Summit: Feb 11-12 | Training: Feb 15-20
The OSINT Summit brings together leading security practitioners and investigators to share proven techniques and tools that can be applied to OSINT gathering and analysis. Join us to learn current, real-world methods from law enforcement officers, private investigators, pen testers, and cyber defenders who collect information across the Internet, analyze results, and utilize key data to reach their objectives.

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SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis

Discover legitimate and effective ways to find, gather, and analyze data from the internet. You'll learn scenario-based requirements and OSINT techniques needed to capture truly important OSINT data. All OnDemand courses give you 4 months of anytime, anywhere access to course content, quizzes, labs, and SME support.
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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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