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Instructors


Jonathan Risto

Jonathan is a SANS Instructor teaching a wide variety of SANS classes including SEC440, SEC504, SEC560, SEC566, and SEC580. He is also the co-author of the SANS MGT516: Managing Security Vulnerabilities: Enterprise and Cloud.

With a career spanning over 20 years that has included working in network design, IP telephony, service development, security and project management, he has a deep technical background that provides a wealth of information he draws upon when teaching. His leadership of direct reports and matrix teams in industries including telecom, government and charity environments. When not teaching for SANS, he primarily works for the Canadian Government performing cyber security research work, in the areas of vulnerability management and automated remediation.  He also performs consulting work. 

He holds a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a licensed professional Engineer (P.Eng.). He also holds a Master's Degree in Information Security Management from STI.  In his spare time, he sits on the board of directors for charities and his 3 daughters keep him very busy. When possible, he enjoys the outdoors, astronomy, and photography.


Upcoming Courses Taught By Jonathan Risto
Type Course / Location Date Register

Community SANS
Community SANS Ottawa SEC566 Ottawa, ON
Nov 4, 2019 -
Nov 8, 2019
 

Community SANS
Community SANS Vancouver SEC560 Vancouver, BC
Nov 25, 2019 -
Nov 30, 2019
 

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