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G. Mark Hardy

  • Certified Instructor

G. Mark Hardy is founder and President of National Security Corporation. He has been providing cyber security expertise to government, military, and commercial clients for over 30 years, and is an internationally recognized expert who has spoken at over 250 events world-wide. G. Mark serves on the Advisory Board of CyberWATCH, an Information Assurance/Information Security Advanced Technology Education Center of the National Science Foundation.

A retired U.S. Navy Captain, he was privileged to serve in command nine times, including responsibility for leadership training for 70,000 Sailors. He also served as wartime Director, Joint Operations Center for US Pacific Command, and Assistant Director of Technology and Information Management for Naval Logistics in the Pentagon, with responsibility for INFOSEC, Public Key Infrastructure, and Internet security. Captain Hardy was awarded the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Legion of Merit, five Meritorious Service Medals, and 24 other medals and decorations.

A graduate of Northwestern University, he holds a BS in Computer Science, a BA in Mathematics, a Masters in Business Administration, a Masters in Strategic Studies, and holds the GSLC, CISSP, CISM and CISA certifications.

Upcoming Courses Taught By G. Mark Hardy
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Training Event
SANS Security West 2014 San Diego, CA
May 8, 2014 -
May 17, 2014
 

Training Event
SANSFIRE 2014 Baltimore, MD
Jun 21, 2014 -
Jun 30, 2014
 

Simulcast
Online
Jun 23, 2014 -
Jun 27, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS Capital City 2014 Washington, DC
Jul 7, 2014 -
Jul 12, 2014
 

Training Event
SANS San Antonio 2014 San Antonio, TX
Aug 11, 2014 -
Aug 16, 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.