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SANS Miami 2018 Training Event will Help Prepare InfoSec Professionals to Fight and Solve Cyber Crime

Hands-on Immersion Courses will Arm Students with the Skills Needed to Stop Evil

  • Bethesda, MD
  • November 28, 2017

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Miami 2018 taking place January 29 - February 3 in Florida. Renowned cyber security expert, Rob Lee, will deliver the keynote address entitled Welcome Threat Hunters, Phishermen, and Other Liars. Lee will also teach the SANS FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis course which offers in-depth digital forensics knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems.

According to Rob Lee (@robtlee), SANS Faculty Fellow and curriculum lead/author for digital forensic and incident response training at SANS, "SANS digital forensic graduates are quietly battling, and winning, the war on crime and terror. Join me at SANS Miami 2018 where I will share how to conduct analysis and run investigations properly. Students of the SANS FOR500 course will walk away with the methodology and knowledge necessary to thwart the plans of criminals and foreign attackers."

For more information on the SANS FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis course, or to register, please visit:

SANS Miami 2018 features hands-on immersion style courses designed to strengthen security skillsets of all levels. Courses include SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style, SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling, and ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response. Bonus evening discussions will offer tips and techniques in cyber security from real-world practitioners.

For a complete list of courses, evening discussions, or to register for SANS Miami 2018, 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. (