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Reverse Engineering Malware - FOR610 - in Phoenix, AZ

In February, Hal Pomeranz will be in Phoenix to teach FOR610: Reverse Engineering Malware. This advanced course at the SANS Institute has been incredibly valuable to investigators worldwide trying to fight the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT). The course runs from Monday, February 13, 2012 to Friday, February 17, 2012. "This was a great course that … Continue reading Reverse Engineering Malware - FOR610 - in Phoenix, AZ


New Incident Response and Digital Forensic Techniques - Countering the Advanced Persistent Threat

Over the past two years, we have seen a dramatic increase in sophisticated attacks against organizations. Cyber-attacks originating from China named the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) have proved difficult to suppress. Financial attacks from Eastern Europe and Russia obtain credit card, and financial data resulting in millions of dollars stolen. Commercial and Federal IT Security … Continue reading New Incident Response and Digital Forensic Techniques - Countering the Advanced Persistent Threat


Winter 2012 Digital Forensic and Incident Response Community Events

UPCOMING CLASS LOCATIONS IN COMMUNITY SANS FOR508 - ADVANCED FORENSICS AND IR- SAN ANTONIO - Mon, Jan 30, 2012 - Sat, Feb 4, 2012 FOR408 WINDOWS FORENSICS - MIAMI - Mon, Feb 6, 2012 - Sat, Feb 11, 2012 FOR408 - WINDOWS FORENSICS - LOS ANGELES - Mon, Feb 6, 2012 - Sat, Feb 11, … Continue reading Winter 2012 Digital Forensic and Incident Response Community Events


Free MacBook Air with SANS Online Training!

Free MacBook Air with SANS Online Training! Offer ends Dec 7 Through Dec 7, 2011, get a FREE 11" 64GB MacBook Air with the purchase of select OnDemand or vLive! courses. To get your promotional item or discount, simply: Go to http://www.sans.org/ondemand/discounts.php or http://www.sans.org/vlive/specials.php Register for a qualifying Online Course. Enter Discount Code 1027_MACAIR when … Continue reading Free MacBook Air with SANS Online Training!


Free laptop with SANS FOR508 Advanced Forensics and IR vLive!

Just in time for Christmas, get a quad core Dell 15" laptop when you sign up for SANS vLive. If you have end of year funds left, vLive is a fantastic way to take a SANS class. Chad Tilbury will be teaching SANS Forensics 508: Advanced Forensics and Incident Response for 6 weeks starting … Continue reading Free laptop with SANS FOR508 Advanced Forensics and IR vLive!