SANS Blue Team Summit 2021
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We’ve listed a ton of SANS Cybersecurity Training events over the years and we can absolutely attest to them being of the highest quality. This event is all about Blue-Teaming. InfoSec Professionals on the blue team are experts at applying actionable tactics for early warning, adapting to compromises, and tracking enemy actions in order to sustain and enhance protection over time. This event would be fantastic for those seeking Cybersecurity employment since many IT Security Companies are seeking professionals with precisely this type of expertise and versatility that allow world-class identification and defense capabilities, whether they’re looking for vulnerabilities, building a defensible security infrastructure, or analyzing log data. Also! Attendance is FREE!
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We’re opening this Summit to the community! Register now for FREE
Two days of blue team & cyber defense talks from all around the world! Exclusive virtual networking opportunities with fellow security professionals from all over the world.
Summit: September 9-10 | Courses: September 13-18 | Co-Chairs: John Hubbard, Justin Henderson
Level Up Your Blue Team Skills
Defending against attacks is an ongoing challenge with new threats emerging all the time. Do you want to enhance your current skillset and become even better at defending your organization? Are you looking for the latest ways to mitigate the most recent attacks? The blue team represents information security professionals on the frontline of defending an organization’s critical assets and systems against attacks and threats from adversaries.
Blue team professionals are highly skilled at deploying actionable techniques for timely detection, responding to compromises, and monitoring adversary activities to maintain and improve security over time. It’s an ongoing effort, day in & day out. Whether hunting for threats, designing a defensible security architecture, or analyzing log data, it’s the skills and agility of blue teams that enable world-class detection and defensive capabilities.
The 2021 Blue Team Summit will feature:
Highly technical talks and panel discussions – The industry’s top practitioners will share their latest cyber defense research, solutions, tools, and case studies. You’ll have a number of talks to choose from, plus lots of new virtual event features that will have you schooled up for the year and planning for 2021 before the week is out.
Exclusive Networking Opportunities – Connect with your fellow blue teamers and the wider cyber defense community via virtual chat rooms.
Closely Aligned SANS Cyber Defense Courses – Enhance your knowledge base and add to your toolkit with a hands-on, immersive course taught by top SANS instructors and course authors.
Cyber Defense NetWars! – Students enrolled in long courses at the SANS Blue Team Summit can join us for everyone’s favorite defense-focused competition aimed at testing your ability to solve problems and secure your systems from compromise. Cyber Defense NetWars is a truly unique experience, and an opportunity to test your skills in administration, threat hunting, log analysis, packet analysis, cryptography, and much more.