SANS returns to Brussels this winter with vital information security training
UK – 20th October 2015 – SANS Institute, the world’s largest cyber security training provider, will be returning to Belgium in early 2016 to host five essential information security training courses. The training event, SANS Brussels, offers security, pen testing and forensics tracks including the popular SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp taught by Dr. Eric Cole, SANS faculty Fellow, course author and member of the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President.
“Demand for security expertise is outstripping supply making this a great time for both individuals and organisations to benefit from strengthening and gaining new skills,” says Cole, “Events like SANS Brussels Winter 2016 and other SANS training opportunities around Europe are vital to help combat an increasingly complex threat landscape.”
SANS Brussels Winter 2016 takes place from Monday 18th to Saturday 23rd January at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in the heart of Brussels and includes a programme of evening talks and networking opportunities. Training courses at the event are:
- SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking with Raul Siles
- SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style with Dr. Eric Cole
- SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling with Steve Armstrong
- FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics and Analysis with George Bakos
- FOR408: Windows Forensic Analysis
Each course has an associated GIAC certification and discounted rates for the certification attempt are available when purchased with a training course.
For more information on SAN Brussels Winter 2016, please visit https://www.sans.org/event/belgium-2016/
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 27 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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