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Washington, DC | Sat, Jun 11 - Sat, Jun 18, 2016
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Welcome to SANSFIRE 2016

Welcome to SANSFIRE 2016

  • 36 courses
  • 36 instructors
  • 6 disciplines

Information Security Training in Washington, DC

Join Steve Martino, VP Information Security, Cisco, John Pescatore & Alan Paller for the CISO Hot Topic Session: Communicating to and Influencing CEOs & Boards of Directors: What Works & What to Avoid
June 14th | 6:00- 8:15pm. No cost to attend, register today!

Information security training in Washington DC from SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training. At SANSFIRE 2016, June 11-18, SANS offers hands-on, immersion-style security training courses taught by real-world practitioners. The site of SANSFIRE 2016, the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, is located in a charming neighborhood in the heart of Washington DC filled with amazing restaurants and quaint shops.

Choose from outstanding, cutting-edge courses presented by our top-rated instructors. Now is the time to improve your information security skills and get the training you need.

Event Schedule
  • One-Day Courses: Begin on Sunday, June 12th
  • Two-Day Courses: Begin on Saturday, June 11th
  • Four-Day Courses:
    • DEV541 begins Saturday, June 11th
    • DEV544 begins Wednesday, June 15th
  • Five and Six-Day Courses: Begin on Monday, June 13th
  • NetWars Tournaments: Thursday, June 16th & Friday, June 17th
  • View the complete schedule, which includes all Courses, Bonus Sessions, and NetWars Tournaments.

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    Available Courses
    Title Certification Instructor
    New SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling GCIH John Strand
    New SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN Ed Skoudis
    New SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB Christopher Crowley
    Waitlist FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence
    Jake Williams
    New MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management
    James Tarala
    SEC301: Intro to Information Security GISF Keith Palmgren
    SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Jonathan Ham
    SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Bryan Simon
    Waitlist SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D.
    SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN Jason Fossen
    SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON Seth Misenar
    Waitlist SEC522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Jason Lam
    SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT Eric Conrad
    SEC562: CyberCity Hands-on Kinetic Cyber Range Exercise
    Tim Medin
    SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC James Tarala
    SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
    Eric Conrad
    SEC617: Wireless Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, and Defenses GAWN Larry Pesce
    SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking
    Justin Searle
    Waitlist SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN James Lyne
    SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers
    Stephen Sims
    FOR408: Windows Forensic Analysis GCFE Chad Tilbury
    FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics and Incident Response GCFA Rob Lee
    FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics and Analysis GNFA Philip Hagen
    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 Paul A. Henry
    MGT433: Securing The Human: How to Build, Maintain and Measure a High-Impact Awareness Program
    Lance Spitzner
    MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC G. Mark Hardy
    MGT514: IT Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership
    Frank Kim
    Sold Out MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication, and PMP® Exam Prep GCPM Jeff Frisk
    AUD440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing
    Randy Marchany
    AUD507: Auditing & Monitoring Networks, Perimeters & Systems GSNA David Hoelzer
    LEG523: Law of Data Security and Investigations GLEG Benjamin Wright
    Waitlist ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials GICSP Eric Cornelius
    ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response
    Robert M. Lee
    Jason Dely
    HOSTED: Health Care Security Essentials
    Greg Porter
    Core NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    Jeff McJunkin
    DFIR NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    Chad Tilbury
    Heather Mahalik