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Cyber Defense Initiative® 2012

Washington, DC | Fri, Dec 7 - Sun, Dec 16, 2012
This event is over,
but there are more training opportunities.

Welcome to  Cyber Defense Initiative<sup>®</sup> 2012

Welcome to Cyber Defense Initiative® 2012

  • 18 courses
  • 21 instructors
  • 4 disciplines

SANS Cyber Defense Initiative ® (CDI) 2012 will be held in Washington DC on December 7 - 16. This event will feature more than 25 courses in IT security, security management, IT audit, software developer, and computer forensics (with its own campus!).

SANS CDI 2012 offers a unique chance to learn from the best teachers in security. You'll get the kind of hands-on, immersion training that you can put to work immediately. As a special bonus, CDI is powered by NetWars-Tournament Play, featuring our first annual Tournament of Champions! Read More

    Available Courses
    Title Certification Instructor
    New FOR508: Advanced Computer Forensic Analysis and Incident Response GCFA Chad Tilbury
    SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryce Galbraith
    SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Ted Demopoulos
    SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA Mike Poor
    SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling GCIH Ed Skoudis
    SEC505: Securing Windows and Resisting Malware GCWN Jason Fossen
    SEC522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Jason Lam
    SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN John Strand
    SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth
    James Tarala
    SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking
    Peter Szczepankiewicz
    SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
    Kevin Johnson
    SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking
    Kevin Johnson
    FOR408: Computer Forensic Investigations - Windows In-Depth GCFE Rob Lee
    FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques GREM Lenny Zeltser
    Jake Williams
    MGT414: SANS® +S™ Training Program for the CISSP® Certification Exam GISP Dr. Eric Cole
    David R. Miller
    MGT433: Securing The Human: Building and Deploying an Effective Security Awareness Program
    Lance Spitzner
    MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC Stephen Northcutt
    G. Mark Hardy
    AUD507: Auditing Networks, Perimeters, and Systems GSNA David Hoelzer
    Core NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    Ed Skoudis
    Yori Kvitchko