Cloud Security Summit & Training - Live Online

This Summit will explore real-world best practices in dev ops and cloud security. All talks should be technical, specific, and provide actionable takeaways.  Summit Chairs: Frank Kim and Eric Johnson | Summit: October 15-16 | Courses: October 17-22. DEADLINE for submission is Thursday June 4 at NOON CST.

SEC540: Cloud Security and DevOps Automation

This course provides development, operations, and security professionals with a methodology to build and deliver secure infrastructure and software using DevOps and cloud services. Explore how the principles, practices, and tools of DevOps can improve the reliability, integrity, and security of on-premise and cloud-hosted applications.

Free Community Resources

SANS instructors produce thousands of free content-rich resources for the information security community. These resources are aimed to provide the latest in research and technology available to help support awareness and growth across a wide range of IT and OT security considerations.

Cloud Security Architecture and Operations

SEC545 is an intermediate course that prepares students to design and implement a wide range of security architecture and operational controls. Students will learn how to architect a sound defensive control model within cloud service providers (CSPs) including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.
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Mission Statement

SANS Cloud Security seeks to ingrain security into the minds of every developer by providing world-class educational resources to design develop, procure, deploy, and manage secure development.


We offer developers, architects, testers, managers, and security professionals an opportunity to learn, discuss, and share current developments in the field. We provide information on application security research, training, certification, and events. 2019 Cloud Security Survey
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Course Overview

SANS Cloud Security focuses the deep resources of SANS on the growing threats to the cloud by providing training, certification, research, and community initiatives to help security professionals build, deploy and manage secure cloud infrastructure, platforms, and applications. Course Brochure


Our Cloud Security certifications provide assurance that an individual has practical knowledge and skills in cloud security automation (GCSA) and web application security (GWEB), with more in the near future!