James Leyte-Vidal

James Leyte-Vidal is a Florida-based Manager of Security and Compliance in an Internet-facing division of a Fortune 100 company. James has worked in IT for over 10 years and has extensive experience with securing both internal and externally facing applications, security incident handling, helping developers understand security requirements, and auditing of internal and external facing systems.

James holds the GCIH, GPEN, GWAPT, GAWN, GISP, CISSP, MCSE, and CISA certifications and degrees in IT and Psychology. James was also a finalist in the ISC(2) 2012 North America Information Security Leadership Awards. He provides Security and Compliance awareness training within his own company as well as training in Problem Solving and Decision making methodologies from an external vendor. James is excited to train SANS content to others because of the positive impact they have on the security community and the assistance they provide in helping us all protect our information assets.

Upcoming Courses Taught By James Leyte-Vidal
Type Course / Location Date Register

Training Event
SANS Pen Test Austin 2017 Austin, TX
Mar 27, 2017 -
Apr 1, 2017

Community SANS
Community SANS New York SEC617 New York, NY
Nov 14, 2016 -
Nov 19, 2016

*Course contents may vary depending upon location, see specific event description for details.