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Cyber Defense Initiative 2012

Washington, DC | Fri, Dec 7 - Sun, Dec 16, 2012
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Welcome to  Cyber Defense Initiative 2012

Welcome to Cyber Defense Initiative 2012

  • 23 courses
  • 24 instructors
  • 5 disciplines

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative (CDI) 2012 will be held in Washington DC on December 7 - 16. This event will feature more than 25 courses in IT security, security management, IT audit, software developer, and computer forensics (with its own campus!).

SANS CDI 2012 offers a unique chance to learn from the best teachers in security. You'll get the kind of hands-on, immersion training that you can put to work immediately. As a special bonus, CDI is powered by NetWars-Tournament Play, featuring our first annual Tournament of Champions! Read More

Available Courses
Title Certification Instructor
New SEC579: Virtualization and Private Cloud Security
Paul A. Henry
New FOR508: Advanced Computer Forensic Analysis and Incident Response GCFA Chad Tilbury
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryce Galbraith
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Ted Demopoulos
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA Mike Poor
SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling GCIH Ed Skoudis
SEC505: Securing Windows and Resisting Malware GCWN Jason Fossen
SEC524: Cloud Security Fundamentals
Paul A. Henry
SEC546: IPv6 Essentials
Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D.
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN John Strand
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth
James Tarala
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking
Peter Szczepankiewicz
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
Kevin Johnson
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking
Kevin Johnson
FOR408: Computer Forensic Investigations - Windows In-Depth GCFE Rob Lee
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques GREM Jake Williams
Lenny Zeltser
MGT305: Technical Communication and Presentation Skills for Security Professionals
David Hoelzer
MGT414: SANS® +S™ Training Program for the CISSP® Certification Exam GISP Dr. Eric Cole
David R. Miller
MGT433: Securing The Human: Building and Deploying an Effective Security Awareness Program
Lance Spitzner
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC G. Mark Hardy
Stephen Northcutt
DEV522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Jason Lam
AUD507: Auditing Networks, Perimeters, and Systems GSNA David Hoelzer
Core NetWars Experience - Add-on
(FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
Yori Kvitchko
Ed Skoudis
HOSTED: (ISC)²® Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP®) CBK® Education Program
Frank Shirmo