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Thailand 2013

Bangkok, Thailand | Mon, Aug 26 - Sat, Aug 31, 2013

SANS hands-on advanced Information Security training is coming to Thailand this August! SANS is bringing our Web App Penetration Testing course to the Crowne Plaza Bangkok Lumpini Park in Bangkok, Thailand. Don't miss it!

Start making your plans to join these sessions from the world's most trusted name in Information Security training in an exciting location!

SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GWAPT) with SANS Certified Instructor, Pieter Danhieux

The language of instruction will be English.

Web applications are a major point of vulnerability in organizations today. Web app holes have resulted in the theft of millions of credit cards, major financial and reputational damage for hundreds of enterprises, and even the compromise of thousands of browsing machines that visited Web sites altered by attackers. In this intermediate to advanced level class, you'll learn the art of exploiting Web applications so you can find flaws in your enterprise's Web apps before the bad guys do. Through detailed, hands-on exercises and training from a seasoned professional, you will be taught the four-step process for Web application penetration testing. You will inject SQL into back-end databases, learning how attackers exfiltrate sensitive data. You will utilize cross-site scripting attacks to dominate a target infrastructure in our unique hands-on laboratory environment. And you will explore various other Web app vulnerabilities in depth with tried-and-true techniques for finding them using a structured testing regimen. You will learn the tools and methods of the attacker, so that you can be a powerful defender.

Meet our instructor:

Pieter Danhieux - Pieter is a certified instructor for the SANS Institute, teaching military, government, and private organizations offensive techniques on how to target and assess organizations, systems, and individuals for security weaknesses. He is also one of the founders of the security and hacking conference BRUCON in Belgium, where he has designed and run cyber-intrusion exercises (The Hex Factor) across Europe since 2009 together with a group of talented people.

Pieter has more than 10 years of experience in the cyber security space. He was one of the youngest persons ever in Belgium to obtain the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification. He then obtained the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and the GIAC Certified Forensics Analyst program (GCFA) and is currently one of the select few people worldwide to hold the GIAC Security Expert (GSE) certification.

He currently works at BAE Systems stratsec, Australia's strongest and most awarded information security team, delivering critical cyber security projects in both the public and private sectors in Australia and South-East Asia. Before that, Pieter worked for seven years at Ernst & Young in Europe and Oceania as one of their information security experts running a team of attack and penetration resources operating in the financial industry and telecommunication space.

Please contact us at AsiaPacific@sans.org for further information. We look forward to connecting with you at SANS Thailand 2013!

Suresh Mustapha MD Asia Pacific
SANS Institute