SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019

  • 10-17 December 2019
  • Hilton Washington, DC, United States

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 is dedicated to information security training.

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 offers the following course line-up:

SEC567: Social Engineering for Penetration Testers - Dave Shackleford
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence - Jake Williams
DEV534: Secure DevOps: A Practical Introduction - Ben Allen
Frank Kim
ICS456: Essentials for NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection - Tim Conway
HOSTED: Health Care Security Essentials - Greg Porter
HST: Physical Access Control Systems: Elements of Design, Offense, and Defense - The CORE Group
SEC301: Intro to Information Security - Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style - Bryan Simon
SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing and Auditing - Randy Marchany
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender - Paul A. Henry
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth - Mike Poor
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling - John Strand
SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation - Jason Fossen
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations - Seth Misenar
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking - Eric Conrad
SEC550: Active Defense, Offensive Countermeasures and Cyber Deception - Bryce Galbraith
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking - Michael Murr
SEC561: Immersive Hands-On Hacking Techniques - Kevin Fiscus
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth - James Tarala
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking - Christopher Crowley
SEC579: Virtualization and Private Cloud Security - Dave Shackleford
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing - Bryce Galbraith
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking - James Lyne
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers - Stephen Sims
FOR408: Windows Forensic Analysis - Ovie Carroll
FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics and Incident Response - Chad Tilbury
FOR518: Mac Forensic Analysis - Sarah Edwards
FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics and Analysis - Philip Hagen
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques - Lenny Zeltser
MGT305: Technical Communication and Presentation Skills for Security Professionals - Bryan Simon
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification - David R. Miller
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management - James Tarala
MGT433: Securing The Human: How to Build, Maintain and Measure a High-Impact Awareness Program - Lance Spitzner
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ - Stephen Northcutt
MGT514: IT Security Strategic Planning, Policy and Leadership - Frank Kim
MGT535: Incident Response Team Management - Christopher Crowley
DEV522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials - Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D.
AUD507: Auditing & Monitoring Networks, Perimeters & Systems - Clay Risenhoover
ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response - Robert M. Lee
Core NetWars Tournament - Jeff McJunkin
DFIR NetWars Tournament - Staff

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 brings together:

  • System administrators
  • Incident handlers
  • Security consultants
  • Web penetration testers
  • QA testers
  • Developers
  • IT managers
  • System administrators
  • Security professionals
  • System architects
  • Operations personnel
  • Managers
  • IT supervisors
  • IT engineers
  • Forensic analysts
  • Administrators
  • Auditors
  • Penetration testers

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 will be held in Washington, DC, United States on 10-17 December 2019.


Hilton Washington
1919 Connecticut Ave Nw,
District of Columbia,
United States
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1370-5910 US Dollar
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Past and Future Events

  • SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2020 - Dec 2020, Washington, United States (46536)
  • SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 - 10-17 Dec 2019, Washington, United States (52863)
  • SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2018 - 11-18 Dec 2018, Washington, United States (10281)


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