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May 04, 2015, 11:13 ET

SANS Survey: Closing the Gap in Application Security

 The gap between application builders (developers and development organizations) and defenders (security and operations teams responsible for...

Apr 30, 2015, 11:30 ET

SANS Institute to Host Information Security Training in Denver, Colorado

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Denver with the SANS Rocky Mountain 2015 cyber...

Apr 28, 2015, 11:06 ET

SANS Survey: The State of Endpoint Risk and Security

"More than half of the respondents to this second endpoint security survey are operating under the assumption that at least some of their systems...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:10 ET

SANS Institute to Help Houston Protect Industrial Control Systems from Cyber Attacks

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, is joining forces with industry leaders to help Houston's oil and gas industry...

Apr 16, 2015, 14:38 ET

MEDIA ALERT: SANS Institute Hosts Free Webcast to Help Information Security Professionals Mitigate Impact of the MS15-034 Vulnerability

 The SANS Institute is hosting a complimentary webcast to discuss the MS15-034 exploit, why it happened, how to prevent exploitation and how...

Apr 14, 2015, 11:30 ET

SANS Internet Storm Center Incident Handlers Head to Baltimore for SANSFIRE 2015

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its annual SANSFIRE security training event to take place in...

Apr 10, 2015, 13:58 ET

Correction to SANS' Best of 2014 Awards Release

Due to an error in tabulating the results of the SANS 2014 Best of Awards survey, the SANS Institute today issued a correction to the previously...

Apr 02, 2015, 11:00 ET

SANS Security Training Event Targets Growth in San Diego's Cyber Security Workforce

 To address the growing demand for cyber security professionals in the Greater San Diego Area, SANS Institute, the global leader in information...

Mar 31, 2015, 11:30 ET
SANS Instructor, Ed Skoudis, Awarded the Order of Thor Medal at the Army Cyber Institute

SANS Instructor, Ed Skoudis, Awarded the Order of Thor Medal at the Army Cyber Institute

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced SANS Instructor and NetWars CyberCity Director, Ed Skoudis, has...

Mar 30, 2015, 09:30 ET

SANS Honors Information Security Products that are Making a Difference by Protecting Businesses and Consumers from Cyber Attacks

 SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the winners of the SANS Best of 2014 Awards which...

Mar 24, 2015, 10:00 ET

SANS Institute to Host Security Operations Center Summit

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the SANS Security Operations Center (SOC) Summit to take place...

Mar 23, 2015, 11:00 ET

SANS' Penetration Testing Training Event to Make its Austin Debut

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced SANS Pen Test Austin, taking place May 18 – 23. This...

Mar 16, 2015, 11:30 ET

SANS to Host San Diego Women in Technology Networking Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the Women in Technology networking event to be held May 7th in...

Mar 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

First Public Release of New, Community-Driven Open Source Threat Model to Take Place at SANS 2015 Cybersecurity Training Event in Orlando

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced a new, community-driven open source threat model will debut at...

Feb 12, 2015, 11:00 ET

SANS 2015 in Orlando Offers World-Class Cyber Security Training for InfoSec Professionals at All Levels

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced SANS 2015 in Orlando, FL taking place April 11 – 18. SANS...

Feb 11, 2015, 10:00 ET

SANS Institute Announces a Major Upgrade to Its OnSite Training Platform

 ­The recent uptick and intensity of cyber-attacks have increased the range of companies, government agencies, and institutions worldwide...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:00 ET

Cyberthreat Intelligence Improving Visibility, But Confusion Prevails: A SANS Survey

 When it comes to the use of cyberthreat intelligence (CTI), organizations are scrambling to deploy and use these capabilities, even though...

Jan 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

SANS Institute to Bring Cybersecurity Training to Houston

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its upcoming training event in Houston March 23-28 with SANS...

Jan 28, 2015, 10:01 ET

SANS Institute Returns to Northern Virginia for Cybersecurity Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Reston with SANS Northern Virginia 2015 taking...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:06 ET

Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations Course Now Available On-Demand at the SANS Institute

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 22, 2015 ­/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the top challenges facing busy professionals is how to acquire new information...