Cyber Defense Initiative 2012

Washington, DC | Fri Dec 7 - Sun Dec 16, 2012

Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D.

  • Senior

Dr. Johannes Ullrich is the Dean of Research and a faculty member of the SANS Technology Institute. In November of 2000, Johannes started the DShield.org project, which he later integrated into the Internet Storm Center. His work with the Internet Storm Center has been widely recognized. In 2004, Network World named him one of the 50 most powerful people in the networking industry. Secure Computing Magazine named him in 2005 one of the Top 5 influential IT security thinkers. His research interests include IPv6, Network Traffic Analysis and Secure Software Development. Johannes is regularly invited to speak at conferences and has been interviewed by major publications, radio as well as TV stations. He is a member of the SANS Technology Institute's Faculty and Administration as well as Curriculum and Long Range Planning Committee. As chief research officer for the SANS Institute, Johannes is currently responsible for the GIAC Gold program. Prior to working for SANS, Johannes worked as a lead support engineer for a Web development company and as a research physicist. Johannes holds a PhD in Physics from SUNY Albany and is located in Jacksonville, Florida. He also maintains a daily security news summary podcast and enjoys blogging about application security.

Johannes has an excellent teaching approach and did a great job of fighting the brain overload later in the day. - Brad Meyers, Molina Healthcare

Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D. Will Be Teaching the Following Course:
Course Certification
SEC546: IPv6 Essentials

Cyber Defense Initiative 2012 Instructors