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10:20 ET Security Expert, G. Mark Hardy, to Share How to Defend Against Ransomware Attacks at SANS Denver Information Security Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Denver, June 12 – 17. SANS Rocky Mountain 2017...


Mar 27, 2017, 09:45 ET SANS Announces 2016 Best of Award Winners

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the winners of the SANS Best of 2016 Awards which celebrate...


Mar 22, 2017, 10:49 ET SANS Announces its Return to Northern Virginia for InfoSec Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Northern Virginia May 21 – 26. SANS Northern...


Mar 21, 2017, 10:15 ET SANS and KPMG Open Nominations for the Ken Johnson DFIR Scholarship

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, is seeking nominations for the Ken Johnson Digital Forensic and Incident...


Mar 20, 2017, 10:15 ET SANS Institute Announces the 2017 SANS CyberTalent Immersion Academy for Women

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the 2017 Immersion Academy for Women. This accelerated training...


Mar 16, 2017, 11:15 ET MEDIA ALERT: Calling all Digital Forensic Experts and Incident Responders: Nominations for the Forensic 4:cast Awards to Close March 31st

Nominations for the Forensic 4:cast awards, the only vendor-neutral, community-driven awards for digital forensics and incident response, will...


Mar 08, 2017, 11:22 ET CTI Uses, Successes and Failures: SANS Survey Results Released

Cyber threat intelligence (CTI) shows promise in making threats easier to detect and respond to, according to our most recent survey on cyber...


Mar 07, 2017, 12:29 ET John Pescatore to Offer 2020 Cybersecurity Outlook at SANS San Diego Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the impending Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity: 2020 Outlook...


Mar 02, 2017, 10:30 ET SANS to Help Groom Orlando's Next Generation of Information Security Business Leaders

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the course line-up for SANS 2017 taking place April 7 – 14 in...


Mar 01, 2017, 09:30 ET SANS Security Awareness Releases New Interactive Training Videos

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the release of new and updated security awareness training...


Feb 27, 2017, 12:45 ET SANS Brings Cyber Security Training to Civilians and Veterans at Baltimore Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the course line-up for SANS Baltimore Spring 2017 taking place...


Feb 23, 2017, 14:30 ET MEDIA ALERT: Cyber Security Lawyer and SANS Instructor Benjamin Wright to Host a Webcast to Help Security Professionals Comply with the General Data Protection Regulation

In anticipation of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Benjamin Wright will host a SANS webcast that offers unique...


Feb 22, 2017, 11:15 ET Next-Gen Endpoints Risks and Protections: Results of the SANS 2017 Endpoint Security Survey

Browser-based attacks and social engineering are the two most powerful techniques targeting organizations represented in the SANS 2017 Endpoint...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:15 ET MEDIA ALERT: Cyber Security Expert and SANS Instructor, Robert M. Lee, to Host a Webcast Analyzing the Enhanced Analysis of the GRIZZLY STEPPE Report

In light of the DHS's National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center's (NCCIC) release of an updated GRIZZLY STEPPE report, Robert M....


Feb 06, 2017, 12:45 ET SANS Aims to Build Austin's Pipeline of Skilled Ethical Hackers

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Austin March 27 – April 1 for SANS Pen Test...


Jan 25, 2017, 11:15 ET SANS Announces Return to Northern Virginia for Cyber Security Training

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced its return to Northern Virginia, March 20 – 25. SANS Tysons...


Jan 24, 2017, 10:30 ET SANS' ICS Security Summit to Offer First-Time Insight into New Research on the ICS Threat Landscape

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the agenda for the 12th Annual Industrial Control System (ICS)...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:15 ET SANS Orlando Security Training Event to Feature Some of the Biggest Names in Cyber Security

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the instructor line-up for SANS 2017 in Orlando taking place...


Jan 09, 2017, 13:15 ET Cyber Security Expert, Seth Misenar, to Present at SANS San Jose Security Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced cyber security expert, Seth Misenar will present at SANS San...


Dec 21, 2016, 10:15 ET SANS Announces Agenda for 2017 Dallas, Texas Security Training Event

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Dallas 2017 taking place February 27 –...


Dec 15, 2016, 11:15 ET SANS Scottsdale, Arizona Security Training Event to Offer Unique insight into the Mind of an Attacker and How to Stop Them

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Scottsdale 2017 taking place in Arizona...


Dec 12, 2016, 10:31 ET SANS and Carbon Black Announce the Speaker Line-Up for the Second Annual Threat Hunting & Incident Response Summit

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, and Carbon Black®, the leader in next-generation endpoint security, today...


Dec 08, 2016, 14:15 ET SANS Announces Winners of the 2016 Difference Makers Award

SANS Institute is pleased to announce the winners of the SANS 2016 Difference Makers Award which celebrates those individuals whose innovation,...


Dec 06, 2016, 11:15 ET Cybersleuth and Author, Clifford Stoll, to Keynote the 2017 SANS Cyber Threat Intelligence Summit

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced Clifford Stoll will deliver the keynote address at the SANS...


Nov 30, 2016, 12:15 ET Analytics Usage Improves: Results of SANS' 2016 Survey on Security Analytics

Cyber security professionals have become more aware of the value of analytics and have moved beyond using analytics for detection and response to...