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Instructors


John Strand

John Strand is the owner of Black Hills Information Security, a firm specializing in penetration testing, Active Defense and Hunt Teaming services.  He is the also the CTO of Offensive Countermeasures, a firm dedicated to tracking advanced attackers inside and outside your network.

John is an experienced speaker, having done presentations to the FBI, NASA, the NSA and at various industry conferences.  He is a senior instructor with the SANS Institute teaching:

  • SEC504 - Hacker Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling
  • SEC560 - Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking
  • SEC580 - Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
  • SEC550 - Offensive Countermeasures, Active Defense and Cyber Deception

And the lead course author of:

SANS 504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling

He also co-hosts Security Weekly, the world's largest information security podcast; co-authored Offensive Countermeasures: The Art of Active Defense; and writes loud rock music and makes various futile attempts at fly-fishing.

"Very informative! Mr. John Strand's experience shared through narrative brings course material to life."
 - Christopher Wilson, USAF

Below are some videos of John presenting:

Burn it all, the new security fundamentals

Sacred Cash Cow Tipping: Bypassing Firewalls and DLP

Pentest Trends report 2015

How not to suck at penetration testing

Online options available. Train from any location.

Upcoming Courses Taught By John Strand
Type Course / Location Date Register

OnDemand
Online
Anytime  

Training Event
SANS San Francisco Winter 2017 San Francisco, CA
Nov 27, 2017 -
Dec 2, 2017
 

Training Event
SANS Miami 2017 Miami, FL
Nov 6, 2017 -
Nov 11, 2017
 

Training Event
SANS Scottsdale 2018 Scottsdale, AZ
Feb 5, 2018 -
Feb 10, 2018
 

Training Event
SANS 2018 Orlando, FL
Apr 3, 2018 -
Apr 10, 2018
 

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