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Membership to the SANS.org Community grants you access to thousands of free content-rich resources our SANS instructors produce for the information security community annually. These resources include immediately useful knowledge and capabilities to support your cybersecurity goals.
Free Training and Events
Keep your learning fresh, elevate your knowledge, and walk away with new skills by utilizing our free training and attending our free events.
Test Drive 55+ SANS Courses
Identify the right course for you by using our free one-hour course previews to explore subjects and verify materials match your skill level.Learn More
SANS Cyber Aces Online
This free online course teaches the core concepts needed to assess and protect information security systems.Learn More
Free SANS Workshops
Hands-on virtual environments that give you the opportunity to dive into course material.Upcoming Workshops
Solutions Forums & Event Tracks
Engage, connect, and learn from invited speakers who showcase their products and current capabilities using specific examples relevant to the industry.Upcoming Forums
Prepare for real-world IT & cybersecurity roles with interactive learning scenarios that build skills that can be applied immediately on the job.Upcoming Ranges
Immersive training experiences that arm attendees with deep-knowledge and actionable information and has a lasting impact on their careers and their organizations' security programs.Upcoming Summits
SANS #SecureTheFamily | Practical Ways to Stay Safe Online – From Our Experts to Your Home
SANS Security Awareness introduces #SecureTheFamily, a global initiative to help keep your kids, family, and home safe from cyber harm. Learn practical advice on how to keep your family safe online with a focus on proper device usage and limits for all ages.
Scholarship and Community Programs
Programs intended to draw more talent into the cybersecurity field and empower those people with the skills and knowledge needed to enter the workforce, accomplish important tasks, and lead the way.
This academy is open to transitioning veterans and those transitioned in the last ten years and not currently working in cybersecurity in a civilian role.
Women's Immersion Academy
This academy is open to career changers and college seniors with a background in IT, but not currently working in cybersecurity roles.
Cyber Workforce Academy
These academies are made possible by grants, sponsors, and organizations looking to hire cybersecurity talent or help advance the field by bringing in new talent.
Cyber Diversity Academy
SANS and Cyversity are partnering to create the SANS Cyber Diversity Academy - CDA, combining efforts to increase career opportunities for minorities and women in the cybersecurity field.
An annotated, semiweekly executive summary of the most recent and important and important cyber security news deadlines.
A reliable weekly summary of newly discovered attack vectors, vulnerabilities with active new exploits, insightful explanations of how recent attacks worked, and other valuable data.
Resources by SANS Focus Area
Digital Forensics & Incident Response
Learn how to detect compromised systems, identify how and when a breach occurred, understand what attackers took or changed, and successfully contain and remediate incidents.Learn More
Learn and advance your career in penetration testing and hardware hacking, all the way to advanced exploit writing and red teaming, as well as specialized training such as purple teaming, wireless or mobile device security, and more.Learn More
Master the practical steps necessary for defending systems and applications in the cloud against the most dangerous threats.Learn More
Industrial Control Systems
Learn to strengthen the cyber security of Industrial Control Systems (ICS).Learn More
Take your cyber defense skills to the next level with the most valuable and actionable content for blue teamers.Learn More
Develop the practical skills to build and lead security teams, communicate with technical and business leaders, and develop capabilities that build your organization's success.Learn More
Resources from the SANS Technology Institute
Explore the resources and academic programs of the best college in cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity Research from Working InfoSec Professionals
Master's degree candidates at SANS.edu conduct research that is relevant, has real world impact, and often provides cutting-edge advancements to the field of cybersecurity. View all research papers.View All Research Papers
Internet Storm Center
Much like the World Health Organization and its global disease monitoring network, the SANS Technology Institute, through its research wing in the Internet Storm Center (ISC), maintains and operates the world’s leading global cyber threat detection network.Learn More
Join the SANS.org Community for free today and start exploring these valuable cyber resources that will enhance your skills and knowledge so you can help make our world a safer place.