The SANS Institute (System Administration, Networking, and Security) is a cooperative research and education organization through which more than 96,000 system administrators, security professionals, and network administrators share the lessons they are learning and find solutions to the challenges they face. SANS was founded in 1989.
The core of the Institute is the many security practitioners in government agencies, corporations, and universities around the world who invest hundreds of hours each year in research and teaching to help the entire SANS community.
SANS runs the Global Incident Analysis Center and the GIAC Certification programs, which are higly rated in the industry.
The SANS community creates four types of products :
System and security alerts and news updates
Special research projects and publications
Many SANS resources, such as news digests, research summaries,security alerts and award-winning papers are free to all who ask. Income from printed publications funds university-based research programs. The Global Incident Analysis Center and special research projects are funded by income from SANS educational programs.
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( Topic last updated: 2001.09.20 05:08:47 PM )