Cyber Defense: Category - Blue Team

A look at the Upcoming Security Operations Summit with Chris Crowley

SANS training is world-class. We get it that way by refining and honing the material over time to a sharp edge and consistently updating it to stay on top of the industry's most current trends. SANS Summits are often the initial drafts and emerging ideas of material that ultimately makes its way into courses. I … Continue reading A look at the Upcoming Security Operations Summit with Chris Crowley


Your SIEM Questions Answered

by Justin Henderson, John Hubbard, Ismael Valenzuela In this post, SANS instructors Justin Henderson, John Hubbard, and Ismael Valenzuela tackle some of the common questions they get from defenders looking to use their Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platform as a high-impact detection tool. What are the most common complaints you hear related to … Continue reading Your SIEM Questions Answered


Instructor Spotlight: Eric Conrad, SANS Fellow & Author

Meet Eric Conrad. SANS Faculty Fellow Eric Conrad is the lead author of SANS MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSPģ Certification, and co-author ofSEC530: Defensible Security Architecture,SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operationsand SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking.He is also the lead author of the CISSP Study Guide Book, and theEleventh Hour CISSP: … Continue reading Instructor Spotlight: Eric Conrad, SANS Fellow & Author


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

Frequently Asked Questions SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis What is the class about? Who should take the class? What is the class layout? I've been doing work in the field for a while. Will the course be valuable to me or is it going to be too basic? Is this course focused on … Continue reading Frequently Asked Questions - SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis


The 5 Biggest Mistakes Made During an OSINT Investigation

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Made During an OSINT Investigation By: Micah Hoffman (@WebBreacher) - SANS Certified Instructor I've learned that you can get better at something by learning from others' mistakes and misfortunes. When I was growing up, I watched America's Funniest Home Videos on TV. Nowadays, "fail" videos are all over the internet. We … Continue reading The 5 Biggest Mistakes Made During an OSINT Investigation