Instructors

Instructors

Dr. Eric Cole

Dr. Cole is an industry-recognized security expert with over 20 years of hands-on experience. Dr. Cole has experience in information technology with a focus on helping customers focus on the right areas of security by building out a dynamic defense. Dr. Cole has a master's degree in computer science from NYIT and a doctorate from Pace University with a concentration in information security. He served as CTO of McAfee and Chief Scientist for Lockheed Martin. Dr. Cole is the author of several books, including Advanced Persistent Threat, Hackers Beware, Hiding in Plain Sight, Network Security Bible 2nd Edition, and Insider Threat. He is the inventor of over 20 patents and is a researcher, writer, and speaker. He is also a member of the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President and several executive advisory boards. Dr. Cole is the founder and an executive leader at Secure Anchor Consulting where he provides leading-edge cyber security consulting services, expert witness work, and leads research and development initiatives to advance the state-of-the-art in information systems security. Dr. Cole was the lone inductee into the InfoSec European Hall of Fame in 2014. Dr. Cole is actively involved with the SANS Technology Institute (STI) and is a SANS faculty Fellow and course author who works with students, teaches, and develops and maintains courseware.

Upcoming Courses Taught By Dr. Eric Cole
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Training Event
SANS Security East 2015 New Orleans, LA
Jan 16, 2015 -
Jan 21, 2015
 

Summit
Cyber Threat Intelligence Summit & Training Washington, DC
Feb 2, 2015 -
Feb 9, 2015
 

Training Event
SANS Scottsdale 2015 Scottsdale, AZ
Feb 16, 2015 -
Feb 21, 2015
 

Training Event
SANS Northern Virginia 2015 Reston, VA
Mar 9, 2015 -
Mar 14, 2015
 

Training Event
SANS 2015 Orlando, FL
Apr 11, 2015 -
Apr 18, 2015
 

Simulcast
Online
Apr 13, 2015 -
Apr 18, 2015
 

Training Event
SANS London in the Summer London, United Kingdom
Jul 13, 2015 -
Jul 18, 2015
 

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