SANS Network Security 2018

This event qualifies for 36 CPEs

Cyber Security Training in Las Vegas, Nevada

The cyber security industry needs skilled practitioners! Join us in Las Vegas for SANS Network Security 2018 (September 23-28), and get practical, relevant training you can put to work immediately. Choose from over 40 cutting-edge courses, and sharpen your skills with top-notch training taught by leading industry experts.

Event Details
- Over 40 Cyber Security Courses
- NEW courses covering SIEM, Wireless Pen Testing, Secure DevOps,

  Security Architecture and more
- Four types of NetWars: Core, Cyber Defense, DFIR, and ICS.
- Keynote Address: “WMI Attacks - What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You” by

  Chad Tilbury

Event Schedule
Please check the schedule for course dates. Courses may begin and end on different days during the week of training.
- Four-, Five- and Six-Day Courses Begin: Sunday, September 23
- NetWars: Wednesday, September 26 and Thursday, September 27

As cyber security threats change daily and attacks become more aggressive, SANS helps you stay ahead of the curve by providing unique, hands-on immersion training you can implement the day you return to work. Choose your course and register now to get the training you need to excel.

“SANS Network Security 2017 was a great way to get immersed into the SANS culture and learn about many different topics, as well as networking with other students from all around the world.” - Matthew Kremer, Booz Allen Hamilton

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Cyber Security Courses at SANS Network Security 2018:
New - SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation - John Hubbard
New - SEC460: Enterprise Threat and Vulnerability Assessment - Tim Medin
New - SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence Gathering and Analysis - Micah Hoffman
New - SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture - Eric Conrad
New - SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics (GCDA) - Justin Henderson
New - SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses - Erik Van Buggenhout
New - SEC617: Wireless Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GAWN) - Larry Pesce
New - DEV540: Secure DevOps and Cloud Application Security - Eric Johnson
SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security (GISF) - Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style (GSEC) - Bryan Simon
SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing - Chris Christianson
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender (GCED) - Bryce Galbraith
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth (GCIA) - David Hoelzer
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling (GCIH) - John Strand
SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation (GCWN) - Jason Fossen
SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix (GCUX) - Hal Pomeranz
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations (GMON) - Seth Misenar
SEC524: Cloud Security Fundamentals - Jorge Orchilles
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GWAPT) - Moses Hernandez
SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations - Dave Shackleford
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GPEN) - Ed Skoudis
SEC564: Red Team Operations and Threat Emulation - Joe Vest
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth (GCCC) - James Tarala
SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python (GPYC) - Mark Baggett
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking (GMOB) - Joshua Wright
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing - Jeff McJunkin
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques - Adrien de Beaupre
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking (GXPN) - Stephen Sims
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers - Jake Williams
FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis (GCFE) - Rob Lee
FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics, Incident Response, and Threat Hunting (GCFA) - Chad Tilbury
FOR518: Mac and iOS Forensic Analysis and Incident Response - Sarah Edwards
FOR526: Memory Forensics In-Depth - Alissa Torres
FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response (GNFA) - Philip Hagen
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence (GCTI) - Peter Szczepankiewicz
FOR585: Advanced Smartphone Forensics (GASF) - Heather Mahalik
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques (GREM) - Lenny Zeltser
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification (GISP) - David R. Miller
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management - Brian Ventura
MGT433: SANS Security Awareness: How to Build, Maintain, and Measure a Mature Awareness Program - Lance Spitzner
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ (GSLC) - G. Mark Hardy
MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership (GSTRT) - Frank Kim
MGT517: Managing Security Operations: Detection, Response, and Intelligence - Christopher Crowley
MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication, and PMP® Exam Prep (GCPM) - Jeff Frisk
DEV522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials (GWEB) - Dr. Johannes Ullrich
DEV531: Defending Mobile Applications Security Essentials - Gregory Leonard
DEV544: Secure Coding in .NET: Developing Defensible Applications (GSSP-.NET) - Aaron Cure
LEG523: Law of Data Security and Investigations (GLEG) - Benjamin Wright
ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials (GICSP) - Justin Searle
HOSTED: Physical Security Specialist - Full Comprehensive Edition - The CORE Group

Speaker and Presenter Information

Instructors Teaching at SANS Network Security 2018:
John Hubbard
Tim Medin
Micah Hoffman
Eric Conrad
Justin Henderson
Erik Van Buggenhout
Larry Pesce
Eric Johnson
Keith Palmgren
Bryan Simon
Chris Christianson
Bryce Galbraith
David Hoelzer
John Strand
Jason Fossen
Hal Pomeranz
Seth Misenar
Jorge Orchilles
Moses Hernandez
Ed Skoudis
Joe Vest
James Tarala
Mark Baggett
Joshua Wright
Jeff McJunkin
Adrien de Beaupre
Stephen Sims
Jake Williams
Rob Lee
Chad Tilbury
Sarah Edwards
Alissa Torres
Philip Hagen
Peter Szczepankiewicz
Heather Mahalik
Lenny Zeltser
David R. Miller
Brian Ventura
Lance Spitzner
G. Mark Hardy
Frank Kim
Christopher Crowley
Jeff Frisk
Dr. Johannes Ullrich
Gregory Leonard
Aaron Cure
Benjamin Wright
Justin Searle

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Air Force, Army, Navy & Marine Corps, Intelligence Agencies, DOD & Military, Office of the President (includes OMB), Dept of Agriculture, Dept of Commerce, Dept of Education, Dept of Energy, Dept of Health & Human Services, Dept of Homeland Security, Dept of Housing & Urban Development, Dept of the Interior, Dept of Justice, Dept of Labor, Dept of State, Dept of Transportation, Dept of Treasury, Dept of Veterans Affairs, EPA, GSA, USPS, SSA, NASA, Other Federal Agencies, Legislative Agencies (GAO, GPO, LOC, etc.), Judicial Branch Agencies, State Government, County Government, City Government, Municipal Government, CIA, FEMA, Census Bureau, Office of Personnel Management, Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health, FAA, USAID, State & Local Government, National Guard Association, EEOC, Federal Government, FDA, Foreign Governments/Agencies

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Sun-Fri, Sep 23-28, 2018


SEC440, SEC455, SEC524, SEC564, SEC580, MGT433:  $2480.00
DEV544:  $4870.00
SEC301, SEC545, SEC566, FOR578, MGT514, DEV540:  $5380.00
ICS410:  $5710.00
MGT512, MGT517:  $5820.00
SEC401, SEC503, SEC504, SEC511, SEC542, SEC555:  $6210.00
SEC530, SEC617, SEC760, FOR500, FOR508, FOR526:  $6210.00
FOR572, FOR578, FOR585, FOR610, MGT414, MGT525:  $6210.00

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