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SANS to Offer Security Essentials Bootcamp at New York City Security Training Event

Training will Feature Hands-On Immersion Style Courses for those New to Information Security and Highly Seasoned Professionals

  • Bethesda, MD
  • June 21, 2017

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced it will offer its popular SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style course at the SANS New York City 2017 security training event taking place August 14 — 19. Cyber security expert Bryan Simon (@BryanOnSecurity) will teach the SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style course which offers tips and tricks necessary to win the battle against a wide range of cyber adversaries.

According to Simon,"SEC401 focuses on the essentials every security professional must know to face today's modern threat. From network security all the way to advanced concepts such as Active Defense, attendees will leave with the foundation they need to be successful as a security professional in today's ever dynamic cyber world."

To learn more about SANS SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style, please visit:

SANS New York City 2017 will offer courses for a variety of skillsets. For those new to information security, SANS will offer its SEC301: Intro to Information Security course. More seasoned security professionals will benefit from the SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling, SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking, FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis and FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques courses. Rounding out the agenda is a keynote address by malware expert, Jake Williams, on Emerging Threats in Cybersecurity.

To learn more about the courses, instructors or to register for SANS New York City 2017, please visit:

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The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. Today, SANS is the most trusted and, by far, the largest provider of cyber security training and certification to professionals in government and commercial institutions worldwide. Renowned SANS instructors teach more than 60 courses at In-Person and Live Online cyber security training events, and more than 50 courses are available anytime, anywhere with our OnDemand platform. GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates practitioner skills through more than 35 hands-on, technical certifications in cyber security. The SANS Technology Institute, a regionally accredited independent subsidiary, offers a master’s degree, graduate certificates, and an undergraduate certificate in cyber security. SANS Security Awareness, a division of SANS, provides organizations with a complete and comprehensive security awareness solution, enabling them to easily and effectively manage their ‘human’ cybersecurity risk. SANS also delivers a wide variety of free resources to the InfoSec community including consensus projects, research reports, webcasts, podcasts, and newsletters; it also operates the Internet's early warning system – the Internet Storm Center. At the heart of SANS are the many security practitioners, representing varied global organizations from corporations to universities, working together to support and educate the global information security community. (