Instructors

Instructors

Alissa Torres

  • Certified Instructor

Alissa Torres is a certified SANS instructor, specializing in advanced computer forensics and incident response. Her industry experience includes serving in the trenches as part of the Mandiant Computer Incident Response Team (MCIRT) as an incident handler and working on a internal security team as a digital forensic investigator. She has extensive experience in information security, spanning government, academic, and corporate environments and holds a Bachelors degree from University of Virginia and a Masters from University of Maryland in Information Technology. Alissa has taught as an instructor at the Defense Cyber Investigations Training Academy (DCITA), delivering incident response and network basics to security professionals entering the forensics community. She has presented at various industry conferences and numerous B-Sides events. In addition to being a GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), she holds the GCFE, GPEN, CISSP, EnCE, CFCE, MCT and CTT+.

Listen to Alissa discuss "Detecting Persistence Mechanisms" in this SANS webcast that every DFIR professional should listen to.

Online options available. Train from any location.
Upcoming Courses Taught By Alissa Torres
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vLive
Online
May 12, 2014 -
Jun 18, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS Canberra 2014 Canberra, Australia
Jun 30, 2014 -
Jul 12, 2014
 

vLive
Online
Jul 21, 2014 -
Aug 27, 2014
 

Simulcast
Online
Oct 7, 2014 -
Oct 11, 2014
 

Summit
Digital Forensics & Incident Response Summit Austin, TX
Jun 3, 2014 -
Jun 10, 2014
 

Summit
Security Leadership Summit Boston, MA
Apr 29, 2014 -
May 7, 2014
 

vLive
Online
May 27, 2014 -
Jun 26, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS Baltimore 2014 Baltimore, MD
Sep 22, 2014 -
Sep 27, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS Crystal City 2014 Crystal City, VA
Sep 8, 2014 -
Sep 13, 2014
 

*Course contents may vary depending upon location, see specific event description for details.