A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

Bethesda, MD, October 10, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Cyber Defense Initiative® 2018(#SANSCDI) taking place December 11-18 in Washington, D.C. The training features more than 40 courses and 10 bonus evening talks covering today’s most complex cyber security issues. Included among the talks is a discussion…

Bethesda, MD, October 2, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced that the call for nominations for the sixth annual SANS Difference Makers Awards is now open. Individuals, teams, and groups from within the cybersecurity community are invited to submit nominations detailing their successful implementation of security processes or technology in 2018 that…

Bethesda, MD, September 27, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda of SANS Santa Monica 2018(#SANSSantaMonica) taking place December 3-8 in California. The event features hands-on immersion style training courses covering a variety of topics including cyber defense, ethical hacking, penetration testing, and security management. Bonus evening talks on todays…

Bethesda, MD, September 20, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced its final Texas training event for the year. SANS Austin 2018(#SANSAustin) will take place November 26-December 1. The event features hands-on immersion style training courses for security professionals at every level. According to SANS Senior Instructor Keith Palmgren (@kpalmgren), “The…

ANNAPOLIS, MD, Sept. 10, 2018 – Montgomery College and the SANS Institute (SANS) today announced the kick-off of the Maryland Cyber Fast Track (MCFT) program, the first program of its kind in the United States to offer talented community college students a clear pathway to important jobs in cybersecurity. The MCFT program will launch Friday, September 14,…

Bethesda, MD, September 4, 2018 – A new SANS survey finds that organizations are broadening the scope of their threat hunting efforts and that dwell times are decreasing. The survey, to be released in a two-part webcast on September 19 and September 20, also indicates that threat hunting is not so much “about rebranding what many defenders have endeavored to…

Bethesda, MD, August 21, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Dallas Fall 2018 (#SANSDallas) taking place November 5-10 in Texas. The event features courses to help security professionals at every level hone their skills to better protect against cyber attacks. Bonus evening talks will touch upon some of…

Bethesda, MD, August 15, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Houston 2018 (#SANSHouston) taking place October 29 November 3 in Texas. The event features hands-on immersion style courses designed to help security professionals at every level arm themselves with the information needed to defeat cyber attackers. Included…

Bethesda, MD, August 7, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced its collaboration with the U.S. Army Cyber Protection Brigade (CPB) to validate that brigade Soldiers are combat ready. SANS Cyber Situational Training Exercise (Cyber STX) will take place at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center (MUTC) August 20-24 in Butlerville, Ind….

Bethesda, MD, July 31, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Northern VA Fall-Tysons 2018(#SANSTysons) taking place October 13-20. The event features courses for security professionals at every level. SANS senior instructor and Counter Hack director Joshua Wright (@joswr1ght ) will examine how InfoSec professionals can use cyber…