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Network Security 2018

Las Vegas, NV | Sun, Sep 23 - Fri, Sep 28, 2018
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Over 40 Cyber Security Courses

Over 40 Cyber Security Courses

  • NEW courses covering SIEM, Wireless Pen Testing, Secure DevOps, Security Architecture and more
  • Four types of NetWars: Core, Cyber Defense, DFIR, and ICS.
  • Keynote Address: “WMI Attacks - What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You” by Chad Tilbury

Cyber Security Training in Las Vegas, Nevada

The cyber security industry needs skilled practitioners! Join us in Las Vegas for SANS Network Security 2018 (September 23-28), and get practical, relevant training you can put to work immediately. Choose from over 40 cutting-edge courses, and sharpen your skills with top-notch training taught by leading industry experts.

Event Schedule

Please check the schedule for course dates. Courses may begin and end on different days during the week of training.

  • Four-, Five- and Six-Day Courses Begin: Sunday, September 23
  • NetWars: Wednesday, September 26 and Thursday, September 27

As cyber security threats change daily and attacks become more aggressive, SANS helps you stay ahead of the curve by providing unique, hands-on immersion training you can implement the day you return to work. Choose your course and register now to get the training you need to excel.

“SANS Network Security 2017 was a great way to get immersed into the SANS culture and learn about many different topics, as well as networking with other students from all around the world.” - Matthew Kremer, Booz Allen Hamilton

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Available Courses
Title Certification Instructor
New SEC460: Enterprise Threat and Vulnerability Assessment
Tim Medin
New SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture
Eric Conrad
New SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics GCDA Justin Henderson
New SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Implementing Kill Chain Defenses
Erik Van Buggenhout
New SEC617: Wireless Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GAWN Larry Pesce
New DEV540: Secure DevOps and Cloud Application Security
Eric Johnson
SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security GISF Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryan Simon
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Bryce Galbraith
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA David Hoelzer
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling GCIH John Strand
SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN Jason Fossen
SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix GCUX Hal Pomeranz
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON Seth Misenar
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT Moses Hernandez
SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations
Dave Shackleford
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN Ed Skoudis
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC James Tarala
SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python GPYC Mark Baggett
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB Joshua Wright
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques
Adrien de Beaupre
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN Stephen Sims
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers
Jake Williams
FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis GCFE Rob Lee
FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics, Incident Response, and Threat Hunting GCFA Chad Tilbury
FOR518: Mac Forensic Analysis
Sarah Edwards
FOR526: Memory Forensics In-Depth
Alissa Torres
FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics and Analysis GNFA Philip Hagen
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence GCTI Peter Szczepankiewicz
FOR585: Advanced Smartphone Forensics GASF Heather Mahalik
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques GREM Lenny Zeltser
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification GISP David R. Miller
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC G. Mark Hardy
MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership GSTRT Frank Kim
MGT517: Managing Security Operations: Detection, Response, and Intelligence
Christopher Crowley
MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication, and PMP® Exam Prep GCPM Jeff Frisk
DEV522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Dr. Johannes Ullrich
DEV544: Secure Coding in .NET: Developing Defensible Applications GSSP-.NET Aaron Cure
LEG523: Law of Data Security and Investigations GLEG Benjamin Wright
ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials GICSP Justin Searle
ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response GRID Robert M. Lee
Core NetWars Experience - Add-on
(FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
Cyber Defense NetWars Tournament - Add-on
(FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
Eric Conrad
Seth Misenar
DFIR NetWars Tournament - Add-on
(FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
Heather Mahalik
ICS Netwars
Tim Conway
HOSTED: Physical Security Specialist - Full Comprehensive Edition
The CORE Group