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Security East 2018

New Orleans, LA | Mon, Jan 8 - Sat, Jan 13, 2018
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Program Guide Course Location Change

MGT512 will take place in Cambridge, located on the 2nd Floor of the hotel.

DEV540 will take place in Marlborough B, located on the 2nd Floor of the hotel.

Eric Conrad


SANS Senior Instructor Eric Conrad is the lead author of SANS MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification, and coauthor of both SANS SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations and SANS SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking. He is also the lead author of the books the CISSP Study Guide, and the Eleventh Hour CISSP: Study Guide.


Eric's career began in 1991 as a UNIX systems administrator for a small oceanographic communications company. He gained information security experience in a variety of industries, including research, education, power, Internet, and health care. He is now CTO of Backshore Communications, a company focusing on hunt teaming, intrusion detection, incident handling, and penetration testing. He is a graduate of the SANS Technology Institute with a master of science degree in information security engineering. In addition to the CISSP, he holds the prestigious GIAC Security Expert (GSE) certification as well as the GIAC GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GAWN, and GSEC certifications. Eric also blogs about information security at www.ericconrad.com.

Statements from SANS alumni regarding their training experience

"Eric is fantastic and does an excellent job relating the material to real-life examples." - Robby Croft, Brown Foreman

"I really love the opportunity to take a SANS course from an instructor that authored the material. Eric clearly knows this material inside & out." - Jesse Lane, IAG


Eric Conrad Will Be Teaching the Following Courses:

Security East 2018 Instructors