Instructors

Instructors

Bryan Simon

Bryan Simon is an internationally recognized expert in cybersecurity and has been working in the information technology and security field since 1991. Over the course of his career, Bryan has held various technical and managerial positions in the education, environmental, accounting, and financial services sectors. Bryan speaks on a regular basis at international conferences and with the press on matters of cybersecurity. He has instructed individuals from organizations such as the FBI, NATO, and the UN in matters of cybersecurity, on two continents. Bryan has specialized expertise in defensive and offensive capabilities. He has received recognition for his work in I.T. Security, and was most recently profiled by McAfee (part of Intel Security) as an I.T. Hero. Bryan holds 11 GIAC Certifications including GSEC, GCWN, GCIH, GCFA, GPEN, GWAPT, GAWN, GISP, GCIA, GCED, and GCUX. Bryan's scholastic achievements have resulted in the honour of sitting as a current member of the Advisory Board for the SANS Institute, and his acceptance into the prestigious SANS Cyber Guardian program. Bryan is a SANS Certified Instructor for SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style, SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender, SEC505: Securing Windows with Powershell and the Critical Security Controls, and SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations.

"Excellent breakdown of difficult concepts-great use of humor."- Steve Kirchmyer

"Very engaging and knowledgable.  Also very funny." Jeremy Ingold

"Really like the example stories. They help illustrate the point of each lesson very effectively." - Kevin Westbur, I.D.A.

"As a former educator, I'm very impressed with Bryan." - Adam Austin, H-Bar Cyber Solutions

Upcoming Courses Taught By Bryan Simon
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Training Event
SANS Prague 2016 Prague, Czech Republic
May 9, 2016 -
May 14, 2016
 

Summit
Security Operations Center Summit & Training Crystal City, VA
May 19, 2016 -
May 26, 2016
 

Training Event
SANSFIRE 2016 Washington, DC
Jun 11, 2016 -
Jun 18, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Salt Lake City 2016 Salt Lake City, UT
Jun 27, 2016 -
Jul 2, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Rocky Mountain 2016 Denver, CO
Jul 11, 2016 -
Jul 16, 2016
 

Simulcast
Online
Jul 11, 2016 -
Jul 16, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Minneapolis 2016 Minneapolis, MN
Jul 18, 2016 -
Jul 23, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Portland 2016 Portland, OR
Aug 8, 2016 -
Aug 13, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Virginia Beach 2016 Virginia Beach, VA
Aug 22, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Network Security 2016 Las Vegas, NV
Sep 10, 2016 -
Sep 19, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Baltimore 2016 Baltimore, MD
Oct 10, 2016 -
Oct 15, 2016
 

Training Event
SANS Sydney 2016 Sydney, Australia
Nov 3, 2016 -
Nov 19, 2016
 

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