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Cyber Defense Initiative 2013

Washington, DC | Thu, Dec 12 - Thu, Dec 19, 2013
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Welcome to  Cyber Defense Initiative 2013

Welcome to Cyber Defense Initiative 2013

  • 25 courses
  • 23 instructors
  • 4 disciplines

Discover the SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2013 training event in Washington DC at the Washington Hilton on December 12-19. With over 25 courses to choose from the following areas:

Since SANS Institute was established in 1989, it has trained over 165,000 security professionals around the world. Our instructors are both experts in their own fields as well as real-world practitioners.

If you have any questions, please call us at (301) 654-SANS (7267) or email us at

Available Courses
Title Certification Instructor
New SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA Mike Poor
New MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Risk Assessment
David Hoelzer
Sold Out SEC301: Intro to Information Security GISF Fred Kerby
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Seth Misenar
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Dr. Eric Cole
SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling GCIH John Strand
SEC505: Securing Windows and Resisting Malware GCWN Jason Fossen
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT Kevin Johnson
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth
James Tarala
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB Christopher Crowley
Waitlist SEC579: Virtualization and Private Cloud Security
Paul A. Henry
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
Eric Conrad
Waitlist SEC617: Wireless Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, and Defenses GAWN Larry Pesce
FOR408: Computer Forensic Investigations - Windows In-Depth GCFE Chad Tilbury
FOR508: Advanced Computer Forensic Analysis and Incident Response GCFA Rob Lee
FOR526: Memory Forensics In-Depth
Alissa Torres
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques GREM Lenny Zeltser
Waitlist MGT414: SANS® +S™ Training Program for the CISSP® Certification Exam GISP Eric Conrad
MGT433: Securing The Human: How to Build, Maintain and Measure a High-Impact Awareness Program
Lance Spitzner
Waitlist MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC Stephen Northcutt
G. Mark Hardy
MGT535: Incident Response Team Management
Christopher Crowley
AUD444: Auditing Security and Controls of Active Directory and Windows
Tanya Baccam
AUD445: Auditing Security and Controls of Oracle Databases
Tanya Baccam
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
DFIR NetWars Tournament - Add-on
(FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
Rob Lee
HOSTED: (ISC)²® Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP®) CBK® Education Program
EJ Jones