SANS PowerShell Course SEC505
SANS PowerShell Training

Jason Fossen's security automation with PowerShell course at the SANS Institute is SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation.

SANS Institute Defensive PowerShell Course SEC505

All the SEC505 scripts are free and in the public domain (download zip, zip password is "505").

BONUS (Until 21.Jul.2024): Get an iPad Pro, Surface Pro, GCWN exam attempt, or a $600 discount when you register to attend SEC505 in OnDemand.

Course Author

Jason Fossen is a SANS Institute Fellow and the author of multiple courses, having taught courses for SANS since 1998. Course SEC505 has included PowerShell security automation for more than a decade.

SANS PowerShell SEC505 Training

Jason Fossen has trained thousands of Windows network administrators and security personnel in more than a dozen countries around the world.

GIAC GCWN Certification

As a SANS Institute Fellow, he is the author of the six-day Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation (SEC505) course, which prepares administrators for the GCWN certification exam, the original author of the Windows day of SANS Security Essentials (SEC401.5), and other past Blue Team security operations courses.


Jason Fossen
Enclave Consulting LLC
Dallas, Texas, USA
LinkedIn: Jason Fossen
Email: Jason [-at-]

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Last Updated: 8.Jul.2024

SANS Security Automation with PowerShell