SANS Security East 2020

This event qualifies for 36 CPEs

It is an exciting time to work in the cyber security industry! The landscape is constantly changing, and it is essential to build the vital skills you need to more effectively combat the growing wave of breaches and cyber-attacks. Join us in New Orleans for SANS Security East 2020, and choose from over 20 cutting-edge cyber security courses. This exceptional event gives you the opportunity to learn new aspects of information security from industry experts and improve your organization’s security posture with practical skills you can implement immediately.

Please check the schedule for course dates. Courses may begin and end on different days during the week of training.

- Two-Day Courses Begin: Saturday, February 1
- Welcome Reception & Early Check-In - Sunday, February 2
- Five- and Six-Day Courses Begin: Monday, February 3
- NetWars: Thursday, February 6 and Friday, February 7

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with like-minded peers, and dive into timely, effective security training. Gain valuable insight into today’s top information security threats and be better armed to defend your environment. Choose your course and register now.


Cyber Security Courses Available at SANS Security East 2020:


New - SEC450: Blue Team Fundamentals: Security Operations and Analysis - John Hubbard
New - MGT516: Managing Security Vulnerabilities: Enterprise and Cloud - Staff
SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security (GISF) Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style (GSEC) Bryan Simon
SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing - Randy Marchany
SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation - John Hubbard
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth (GCIA) David Hoelzer
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling (GCIH) Joshua Wright
SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture and Engineering (GDSA) Ismael Valenzuela
SEC540: Cloud Security and DevOps Automation - Eric Johnson
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GWAPT) Eric Conrad
SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations - Dave Shackleford
SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics (GCDA) Mick Douglas
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GPEN) Jeff McJunkin
SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python (GPYC) Mark Baggett
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing - Jeff McJunkin
SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses (GDAT) Bryce Galbraith
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques - Adrien de Beaupre
FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis (GCFE) Rob Lee
FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics (GCFA) Hal Pomeranz
FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response (GNFA) Philip Hagen
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence (GCTI) Peter Szczepankiewicz
FOR585: Smartphone Forensic Analysis In-Depth (GASF) Heather Mahalik
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification (GISP) Seth Misenar
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management - Russell Eubanks
MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership (GSTRT) Mark Williams
ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials (GICSP) Monta Elkins
Core NetWars Tournament - Add-on - Jeff McJunkin
Cyber Defense NetWars Tournament - Add-on - Eric Conrad
DFIR NetWars Tournament - Heather Mahalik, Philip Hagen

Speaker and Presenter Information

Instructors Teaching at SANS Security East 2020:

Adrien de Beaupre
Bryan Simon
Bryce Galbraith
Dave Shackleford
David Hoelzer
Eric Conrad
Eric Johnson
Hal Pomeranz
Heather Mahalik
Ismael Valenzuela
Jeff McJunkin
John Hubbard
Joshua Wright
Keith Palmgren
Mark Baggett
Mark Williams
Mick Douglas
Monta Elkins
Peter Szczepankiewicz
Philip Hagen
Randy Marchany
Rob Lee
Russell Eubanks
Seth Misenar

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, Office of Personnel Management, Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health, FAA, Census Bureau, USAID, National Guard Association, EEOC, Federal Government, State & Local Government, FDA, Foreign Governments/Agencies, NSA, FCC

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Sat-Sat, Feb 1-8, 2020 ET


NetWars Tournaments:  $1795.00
Standard 2-day courses:  $2800.00
Standard 5-day courses:  $6090.00
SEC540, MGT514, MGT516:  $6600.00
Standard 6-day courses:  $7020.00

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