Event Date/Time: Jan 20, 2011 End Date/Time: Jan 27, 2011
Early Registration Date: Dec 08, 2010
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SANS is proud to be back in the "Big Easy" for SANS Security East 2011 on January 20-27. Start the year off right with our top-rated instructors and outstanding course offerings. Now is the time to improve your information security skills and let the good times roll!

The following line up of courses will bring you the best security training ever! Don’t miss our bonus evening presentations where we'll share the latest threats as well as newest advances in electronic discovery, penetration testing, computer forensics, and more.

SEC401: SANS Security Essentials Bootcamp Style * (GSEC, STI) - Eric Cole, Ph.D.
SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling * (GCIH, STI, CG) - Ed Skoudis
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials for Managers with Knowledge Compressionâ„¢ * (GSLC, STI) - Stephen Northcutt
MGT414: SANS® +S™ Training Program for the CISSP® Certification Exam * (GISP)
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GWAPT, STI, CG)
SEC502: Perimeter Protection In-Depth (GCFW, CG, STI)
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Twenty Critical Security Controls - In Depth - James Tarala
SEC617: Wireless Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, and Defenses (GAWN, CG)
FOR408: Computer Forensic Essentials (STI, GCFE ) - Rob Lee
FOR558: Network Forensics

The following courses are being held on January 26-27 as additional training opportunities:
SEC577: Virtualization Security Fundamentals
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing-NEW! - Ed Skoudis

Courses preparing you for the technical and management certifications required by Department of Defense Directive 8570 being taught at SANS Security East 2011.

Complete your SANS training experience with a GIAC certification attempt! Eight of our five- and six-day courses offered at SANS Security East 2011 are associated with a GIAC Certification. Put the skills you’ll learn to practical use and join nearly 32,000 GIAC certified professionals who make the info sec industry safe! Visit http://www.giac.org/certifications/roadmap.php for more information and register for your certification attempt today.

Here's what some attendees of SANS Security East 2010 had to say about their training:

"Overall, hands-down the best class I’ve been to since I joined/began working in IT. I can honestly say that I see myself being involved with SANS for the rest of my professional career." - Philip Hartlieb, Life Cycle Engineering

"SANS courses are cool. They are a must for Network and Systems Administrators." - Boniface Mugisha, Uganda Revenue Authority

"I had fun, and my mind was opened up to the level of threat that we face as we use computers on a network." - Peter Wasenda, Uganda Revenue Authority

"This course (SEC401) covers enough information so beginners and more experienced security personnel can walk away with more knowledge." - Jason Naquin, First NBC Bank

SANS Security East 2011 is once again being hosted at the Sheraton New Orleans on Canal Street, bordering the French Quarter, where the city's major attractions and the Mississippi River are literally right outside the hotel's door. A special discounted rate of $194 S/D will be honored based on space availability thorough December 28. This rate includes high-speed Internet in your room. Close to the Sheraton you can tour the Mississippi, walk Bourbon Street, visit a plantation, shop at Riverwalk Marketplace or Canal Place, take a swamp tour, see the Aquarium of the Americas, and learn about New Orleans rich and unique history. This city is a fabulous destination with something of interest for everyone! http://www.nola.com/festivals/index.ssf/2010/03/louisiana_festivals_for_januar.html

Insider tip: Fred Kerby, SANS Senior Instructor says, "When I'm in New Orleans, I try to have dinner at Dickie Brennan's Palace Café at least once during the stay. The food is excellent and the desserts are sure to make you a well rounded person..."

Make your 2011 training plans now and register today for SANS Security East 2011 - we are looking forward to meeting you in New Orleans!


500 Canal Street
New Orleans
United States

Additional Information

- Register & pay by Wednesday, December 8, 2010, to receive a $400.00 discount. - Register & pay by Wednesday, December 22, 2010, to receive a $250.00 discount. - No Refunds after Wednesday, December 29, 2010. - Group discounts are available.