Learn practical cyber security skills during SANS 2021 - Live Online. Choose from 30+ courses and three types of NetWars!

Network Security 2018

Las Vegas, NV | Sun, Sep 23 - Sun, Sep 30, 2018
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Core NetWars Tournament 6

Core NetWars Tournament 6 participants receive 6 CPEs.

Core NetWars Tournament 6 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

Laptop Requirements

  • CPU
    • 64-bit Intel i5/i7 2.0+ GHz processor
  • BIOS
    • Enabled "Intel-VT"
  • RAM
    • 16 GB RAM
  • Hard Drive Free Space
    • 40 GB Free space
  • Operating System
    • Latest version of Windows 10, macOS 10.15.x or later, or Linux that also can install and run VMware virtualization products.

"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 6 here.

Course Syllabus
Schedule Instructors
Wed Sep 26th, 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thu Sep 27th, 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM