Cyber Skills Training at SANS San Diego 2017. Save $200 thru 9/27.

Instructors


Matthew Toussain

Matthew Toussain is an active-duty Air Force officer and the founder of Spectrum Information Security, a firm focused on maximizing the value proposition of information security programs. As an avid information security researcher, Matthew regularly hunts for vulnerabilities in computer systems and releases tools to demonstrate the effectiveness of attacks and countermeasures. He has been a guest speaker at many conference venues, including DEFCON, the largest security conference in the world. 

After graduating from the U.S. Air Force Academy, where he architected and instructed the summer cyber course that now trains over 400 cadets per year, Matthew served as the Senior Cyber Tactics Development Lead for the U.S. Air Force. He directed the teams responsible for developing innovative tactics, techniques, and procedures for offensive operations as well as for cyber protection teams (CPT). Later, as a member of the 688th Cyber Warfare Wing he managed the Air Force's transition of all 18 CPTs to fully operational capability. As a founding member of Spectrum, Matthew regularly performs a wide variety of information security services. He earned his master's degree in information security engineering as one of the first graduates of the SANS Technology Institute and supports many national and international cyber competitions including the CCDC, Netwars, and the National Security Agency's Cyber Defense Exercise as a red team member and instructor.

"Matthew is a solid instructor and very engaging."- Charles Warnky, Exeter Finance

"I enjoyed the sessions, partially due to Matthew's enthusiasm." - Andrew Quant

"Good instruction, explanation, and 'real-world scenarios'. " - Robert Islas, Intel


Upcoming Courses Taught By Matthew Toussain
Type Course / Location Date Register

Training Event
SANS Austin Winter 2017 Austin, TX
Dec 4, 2017 -
Dec 9, 2017
 

Training Event
SANS Southern California- Anaheim 2018 Anaheim, CA
Feb 12, 2018 -
Feb 17, 2018
 

Training Event
SANS San Francisco Spring 2018 San Francisco, CA
Mar 12, 2018 -
Mar 17, 2018
 

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