= Announcements & Shameless Plugs =
PaulDotCom Security Weekly - Episode 286 for Thursday May 3d, 2012
* Register today for [https://www.sans.org/sansfire-2012/description.php?tid=5051 Offensive Countermeasures: Defensive Tactics That Actually Work] at SANSFIRE July 7, 2012 - July 8, 2012 with the freewheeling, piano playing & clown loving John Strand!
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= Special Guests: Mike Yaffe, Alex Horan, Selena Proctor =
== Introduction ==
Alex is a Senior Product Manager for Core, a [http://blog.coresecurity.com/?author=3 serial hoarder], and [http://blog.coresecurity.com/2010/12/07/core-impact-v11-rolling-out-more-breadth-and-depth-plus-network-device-testing/ certified Breadth and Depth expert]. Previously he ran the System Engineering team at Core, helping to provide training and customer support services to CORE IMPACT'S user base. Alex brings a deep knowledge and understanding of vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, and network administration to his work at Core as well as to cigar smoking.
* Larry is teaching for SANS, check out [http://www.sans.org/instructors/Lawrence-Pesce Larry's very own dedicated page on the SANS web site] for a complete list.
* DerbyCon Call for Papers and Ticket Registration is: [https://www.derbycon.com/2012/02/02/derbycon-announcements/ happening NOW]. The
PaulDotCom crew will be in attendance for DerbyCon. Training begins Thursday September 27th and the DerbyCon conference runs the 28th thru 30th.
* Security BSides everywhere: Iowa, London, Chicago, Austin, Charleston, more. http://www.securitybsides.com/ - We have 5 BSides tickets to give away! Listen to the instructions at the end of Episode 282 for complete details!