Instructors

Instructors

Ed Skoudis

Ed Skoudis is the founder of Counter Hack, an innovative organization that designs, builds, and operates popular infosec challenges and simulations including CyberCity, NetWars, Cyber Quests, and Cyber Foundations. As director of the CyberCity project, Ed oversees the development of missions which help train cyber warriors in how to defend the kinetic assets of a physical, miniaturized city. Ed's expertise includes hacker attacks and defenses, incident response, and malware analysis, with over fifteen years of experience in information security. Ed authored and regularly teaches the SANS courses on network penetration testing (Security 560) and incident response (Security 504), helping over three thousand information security professionals each year improve their skills and abilities to defend their networks. He has performed numerous security assessments; conducted exhaustive anti-virus, anti-spyware, Virtual Machine, and IPS research; and responded to computer attacks for clients in government, military, financial, high technology, healthcare, and other industries. Previously, Ed served as a security consultant with InGuardians, International Network Services (INS), Global Integrity, Predictive Systems, SAIC, and Bell Communications Research (Bellcore). Ed also blogs about command line tips and penetration testing.

Ed Skoudis successfully combines expertise, real-world experiences, and even humor to deliver an incredibly effective learning experience... Thank you! - George Huang, Nationwide Insurance

Online options available. Train from any location.
Upcoming Courses Taught By Ed Skoudis
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Course
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Date
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Summit
Pen Test Hackfest Washington, DC
Nov 13, 2014 -
Nov 20, 2014
 

Simulcast
Online
Nov 15, 2014 -
Nov 20, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS Security East 2015 New Orleans, LA
Jan 16, 2015 -
Jan 21, 2015
 

Training Event
SANS Cyber Guardian 2015 Baltimore, MD
Mar 2, 2015 -
Mar 7, 2015
 

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

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

vLive
Online
Jul 6, 2015 -
Aug 12, 2015
 

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