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Aug 26, 2014, 11:00 ET

SANS Institute Introduces All Apple, Mac and iDevice, Forensic Analysis Course

To help digital forensic and incident response (DFIR) professionals take on any Apple case without hesitation, the SANS Institute today introduced...

Aug 14, 2014, 13:00 ET

Special Training Offer from SANS vLive (Live, Online Evening Training) for IT Professionals to take Essential Information Security Courses

SANS Institute announces a special opportunity for organizations to send two students to SANS' top-rated information security training for the...

Aug 13, 2014, 11:00 ET

SANS Institute to Host Inaugural Security Awareness Summit in Dallas

SANS Institute today announced its inaugural Security Awareness Summit taking place September 10th in Dallas, TX.  In conjunction with the...

Aug 12, 2014, 13:00 ET

SANS Institute Releases Results of Survey, Incident Response: How to Fight Back

A spate of high-profile security breaches and attacks means that security practitioners find themselves thinking a lot about incident response. A...

Jul 24, 2014, 13:00 ET

Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation: Making It Work--A SANS Survey

The Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program is improving the security levels at federal agencies that are taking advantage of the...

Jul 10, 2014, 12:00 ET

SANS Institute to Offer Cyber Security Training in San Antonio

The SANS Institute today announced its return to Texas with SANS San Antonio 2014, taking place August 11 - 16. SANS San Antonio offers hands-on...

Jul 08, 2014, 11:00 ET

SANS Cyber Defense Summit Focuses on Defensive Tactics for Cyber Pros at Inaugural Nashville Event

 The SANS Institute today announced the Cyber Defense Summit taking place in Nashville, TN August 19 – 20. In conjunction with the Summit...

Jun 12, 2014, 05:00 ET
Pictured: Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D., ISC Director and SANS Senior Instructor.  (PRNewsFoto/SANS Institute)

Internet Storm Center Incident Handlers to Talk Cyber Threats at SANSFIRE 2014

 SANS Institute today announced the return of SANSFIRE, SANS' annual Internet Storm Center (ISC) training event. SANSFIRE 2014 will take place...

Jun 10, 2014, 14:10 ET

SANS Announces Results of its Survey of Security at Higher Education Institutions

 SANS announces results of its inaugural survey of security in institutions of higher education, in which nearly 300 higher education IT...

Jun 03, 2014, 11:00 ET

SANS Institute Aims to Better Prepare the Cybersecurity Workforce with Bay Area Training

SANS today announced it is bringing some of its most popular cybersecurity training and certification courses to the Bay Area with SANS San...

May 20, 2014, 13:00 ET

SANS Brings Top-Rated Information Security Training to Baltimore, MD

To help organizations protect their systems against cyber attackers, SANS is hosting SANSFIRE 2014 information security training, June 21 –...

May 08, 2014, 13:00 ET

SANS Institute DFIR Summit & Training to Feature Industry Leaders and New Mobile and Advanced Network Forensics Courses

Faulty digital forensic tools lead to false conclusions, so it's far better to be proficient in analysis than to rely on tool output alone. SANS...

Apr 30, 2014, 14:01 ET

SANS Institute Makes it Easier for Forensic Investigators to Monitor Insider Threats

 To provide digital forensic and incident response (DFIR) professionals with a more exact and efficient way to investigate advanced...

Apr 30, 2014, 11:39 ET

SANS Announces Results of its Salary and Professional Trends Survey

SANS announces results of its salary and professional trends survey, in which more than 4,000 cybersecurity professionals answered questions about...

Apr 24, 2014, 11:00 ET
Pictured: Johannes Ullrich, Ph.D., ISC Director and SANS Senior Instructor.  (PRNewsFoto/SANS Institute)

Internet Storm Center Incident Handlers to Talk Cyber Threats at SANSFIRE 2014

 SANS Institute today announced the return of SANSFIRE, SANS' annual Internet Storm Center (ISC) training event. SANSFIRE 2014 will take place...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:26 ET

NIRI San Diego to Host Special Luncheon with LinkedIn's Head of Investor Education, Matt Sonefeldt, on May 15

The San Diego Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) will host a special event with LinkedIn's Head of Investor Education,...

Apr 11, 2014, 13:13 ET

MEDIA ALERT: SANS Institute Helps Information Security Professionals Mitigate Heartbleed Impact with Free Webcasts

To keep information security professionals and end users abreast of the latest developments on the Heartbleed vulnerability, SANS Institute...

Mar 31, 2014, 11:30 ET

SANS Institute to Hold Security Leadership Summit in Boston

SANS Institute today announced its inaugural Security Leadership Summit to take place in Boston, MA April 30 – May 1. Aimed at CISOs,...

Mar 25, 2014, 13:04 ET

More Breaches Identified; Vulnerability Detection Limited; Shared Responsibility

SANS today announced results of its 2014 Survey on control system security), sponsored by Qualys, Raytheon, Sourcefire, and Tenable Network...

Mar 20, 2014, 12:45 ET

Financial Accounts and Endpoints Most at Risk: SANS Survey on Financial Services Security Programs

Many types of organizations (not just financial) indicated that they are in the business of processing and storing financial information and are...