BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Miami 2016 taking place November 7 - 12. Hands-on immersion style training courses and bonus evening discussions will offer insight into the tools and techniques attackers are using and how to combat them. Included among the evening speakers is Cylance Senior Threat Researcher and SANS Instructor, Anuj Soni, who will present Need for Speed: Malware Edition.
According to Soni, "Performing malware analysis can be a thrilling activity, but it can also be time-consuming and tedious. Join me at SANS Miami where I'll use real malware samples to propose strategies to accelerate the malicious code analysis process. Whether new to this topic area or familiar with its challenges, this discussion is sure to provide attendees with a new appreciation for reverse engineering."
SANS Miami will feature courses for highly seasoned InfoSec professionals and those new to the field. For beginners, SANS will offer its popular SEC301: Intro to Information Security and SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style courses. Courses for more seasoned professionals include SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling, FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics and Incident Response (taught by Soni) and MGT514: IT Security Strategic Planning, Policy and Leadership.
For course overviews and a complete list of bonus evening discussions, or to register for SANS Miami 2016, please visit: www.sans.org/u/kvT
About SANS Institute
The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. SANS is the most trusted and, by far, the largest provider of cyber security training and certification to professionals at governments and commercial institutions world-wide. Renowned SANS instructors teach over 50 different courses at more than 200 live cyber security training events as well as online. GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates employee qualifications via 30 hands-on, technical certifications in information security. The SANS Technology Institute, a regionally accredited independent subsidiary, offers master's degrees in cyber security. SANS offers a myriad of free resources to the InfoSec community including consensus projects, research reports, and newsletters; it also operates the Internet's early warning system--the Internet Storm Center. At the heart of SANS are the many security practitioners, representing varied global organizations from corporations to universities, working together to help the entire information security community. (www.SANS.org)
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