SANS Institute: Stephen Northcutt, CEO; Alan Paller, Director Of Research; Marcus Sachs, SANS Internet Storm Center Director
SANS Institute is the largest source of information security training and certification established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. Today its programs reach more than 165,000 security professionals around the world. It also operates the Internet's early warning system, the Internet Storm Center. Northcutt, Paller and Sachs are frequent speakers providing commentary on the security industry.