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

Bethesda, MD – September 7, 2021 – Establishing and maintaining a security operations center (SOC) that can identify and respond to issues is an essential part of defending any enterprise. Building and calibrating an organization’s defense capabilities is key to a SOC’s success, as is having a dedicated team with skillsets like incident management and automation. However,…

SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the winners of the SANS 2020 Difference Makers Awards. This prestigious annual awards program honors individuals, teams and groups in the cybersecurity community who have made a measurable and significant difference in security. Through their implementation of security processes or technology, each…

Bethesda, MD; July 22, 2020 SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR), a curriculum focus area of SANS Institute, today announces the availability of version 7 of the REMnux® toolkit for malware analysis, founded and primarily maintained by Lenny Zeltser, SANS Faculty Fellow and course author. Updates to the REMnux toolkit will be shared and…

SANS Technology Institute, a college known for its cutting-edge cybersecurity research, has been able to show that victims continue to reach out to IP address space used by threat actor “CyberBunker” months after the organization was taken down in a raid. In the fall of 2019, German police raided a Cold War-era nuclear bunker that…

Bethesda, MD, July 30, 2019 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the agenda for SANS Baltimore Fall 2019(#SANSBaltimore) taking place October 7-12 in Maryland. Courses will cover cyber defense, OSINT, intrusion detection, ethical hacking, penetration testing, digital forensics, and security management. Included on the agenda is FOR500: Windows…

Bethesda, MD, July 25, 2019 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the agenda for SANS San Diego 2019(#SANSSanDiego) taking place October 7-12 in California. The event features five- and six-day courses to help InfoSec professionals win the battle against attackers. SANS Instructor Shaun McCullough will deliver a bonus…

Bethesda, MD, July 11, 2019 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the agenda for SANS Dallas Fall 2019(#SANSDallas) taking place September 23-28 in Texas. Course topics to include cyber defense, OSINT, intrusion detection, cyber threat intelligence, smartphone forensics, and security management. Included among the course line-up is the…

Bethesda, MD, May 15, 2019 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the agenda for SANS Crystal City 2019(#SANSCrystalCity) taking place August 5-10 in Arlington, Virginia. Courses will cover cyber defense, OSINT, ethical hacking, penetration testing, legal and defensible security architecture. Cyber security expert Patterson Cake will give an…

Bethesda, MD, April 29, 2019 – Starting a career in cyber defense can quickly become overwhelming given the seemingly infinite amount of information one is required to learn. SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced a new course—SEC450 Blue Team Fundamentals: Security Operations and Analysis—that greatly shortens the time…

Bethesda, MD, April 1, 2019 – Organizations are doing many positive things when it comes to vulnerability management. But there is room for improvement, particularly with regard to collaboration of IT and security teams, according to results of the SANS 2019 Vulnerability Management Survey to be released by SANS Institute on a two-part webcast Tuesday, April 9, 2019,…