Stephen Sims

Stephen Sims is an industry expert with over 15 years of experience in information technology and security. Stephen currently works out of San Francisco as a consultant performing reverse engineering, exploit development, threat modeling, and penetration testing. Stephen has an MS in information assurance from Norwich University and is a course author and senior instructor for the SANS Institute. He is the author of SANS' only 700-level course, SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers, which concentrates on complex heap overflows, patch diffing, and client-side exploits. Stephen is also the lead author on SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploits, and Ethical Hacking. He holds the GIAC Security Expert (GSE) certification as well as the CISSP, CISA, Immunity NOP, and many other certifications. In his spare time Stephen enjoys snowboarding and writing music.

Looking at everything I have learned from Stephen, I definitely feel I have gained an edge when it comes to the augmentation of my pentest skills. He made the impossible understandable and I am grateful for that. - Alexander Cobblah, Booz Allen Hamilton

Online options available. Train from any location.
Upcoming Courses Taught By Stephen Sims
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Jan 19, 2015 -
Feb 25, 2015

Training Event
SANS Munich 2015 Munich, Germany
Feb 23, 2015 -
Mar 7, 2015

Training Event
SANS Secure Singapore 2015 Singapore, Singapore
Mar 9, 2015 -
Mar 21, 2015

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

Training Event
SANS Secure Europe 2015 Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 11, 2015 -
May 23, 2015

Training Event
SANS Pen Test Austin 2015 Austin, TX
May 18, 2015 -
May 23, 2015

Training Event
SANS Pen Test Berlin 2015 Berlin, Germany
Jun 22, 2015 -
Jun 27, 2015

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