The North Pacific SANS conference will be a wonderful opportunity for newcomers to the field of information security or for those already working in the field who want to gain a more complete understanding of the subject matter. The offering at this event is the SANS Institute’s Track 1 – SANS Security Essentials, a six-day seminar that will cover topics such as information assurance fundamentals, IP concepts and behaviour, the Internet threat, security policies, password management and cracking, PGP, cryptography and more. As part of the package, attendees will also be given access to the online course material as well as the certification exam at no additional cost.

Fee: US$2,970