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Baltimore Spring 2019

Baltimore, MD | Sat, Mar 2 - Sat, Mar 9, 2019
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We are aware that we may experience a weather event in the Mid-Atlantic Region on Sunday, March 3, 2019. Courses and their schedules will proceed as scheduled. For those of you who are commuting, please utilize your best judgement when traveling during inclement weather. In the event you are unable to make it in during registration check-in on Monday, March 4, 2019, please stop by the SANS Event Management Office and we will assist you with your registration. If you have any questions, please email registration@sans.org.

CORE NetWars Tournament

Laptop Requirements: A laptop capable of running a VMware virtual machine, with a DVD drive and connecting to an Ethernet network is required.

CORE NetWars Tournament participants receive 6 CPEs

CORE NetWars Tournament is a computer and network security challenge designed to test a participant's experience and skills in a safe environment. It is accessible to a broad level of player skill ranges and is split into separate levels so that advanced players may quickly move through earlier levels to the level of their expertise.

NetWars Levels:
  • Level 1 - Played on local Linux image without root
  • Level 2 - Played on local Linux image with root
  • Level 3 - Attack a DMZ
  • Level 4 - Pivot to intranet
  • Level 5 - Master of your domain... castle versus castle
Topics Include:
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Packet Analysis
  • Penetration Testing
  • System Hardening
  • Malware Analysis
  • Digital Forensics and Incident Response
Who Should Attend:
  • Security Professionals
  • System Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Ethical Hackers
  • Penetration Testers
  • Incident Handlers
  • Forensic Analysts
  • Security auditors
  • Vulnerability assessment personnel
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) staff members

"We were very impressed with SANS NetWars. The material is relevant and educational, and the tournament-style play is remarkably engaging. I really like the scoring system and scoreboard."
- Adam Tice, Lockheed Center for Cyber Security

"It was great to test my skills and to see where I needed more work. I had never participated in anything like that before, and am so glad I did."
- Sean Nixon, Morris Communications

Learn more about CORE NetWars Tournament here.

NetWars Tournament Gallery

Course Syllabus
Schedule Instructors
Thu Mar 7th, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Fri Mar 8th, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM