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(H)act Like a Professional

  • UNF 12000 Alumni Drive Jacksonville, FL, 32224 United States (map)

TOP 3 Reason's why a company should send Key I.T. Staff to this training class


1. The knowledge transfer is HUGE it shows I.T people how to identify and fix vulnerabilities (instructor authored Web App Pen Test coursework for world renowned cyber security institution (SANs)

2. Small companies LOVE the price because this same 3-day class is typically 2-5k at a Black Hat conference and packed into 2 days (more for your money + its local)

3. Large companies LOVE the price because they can send a whole team to be trained and not loose time flying those key employees to far off places. (its local) 


Class Details: 


(H)act Like a Professional: Web App Pen Test Security Training

(H)act is short for Hacking ACTion. Beyond the theory of hacking, experts from Secure Ideas will teach you actionable, defensive techniques to prevent security breaches.


Our Web App Pen Test Security Training will cover:

  • Web Penetration Testing Methodology

  • Development Standards

  • Using tools such as Burp Suite to manually evaluate your applications

  • Understand the risks and vulnerabilities within modern applications

  • Explore hands on exercises testing for various security flaws

  • Understand deploying the OWASP Proactive controls

  • Testing SOAP and RESTful web services

  • Advanced exploitation techniques

  • Dealing with multiple domains and third-parties during the test


Course Requirements:

Students will need to bring a laptop running the latest version of Oracle VirtualBox. The machine will need:

  • A minimum of 4GB of RAM

  • A minimum of 50GB free HD space



  • Early Bird Price: $250

  • Full Price: $350

  • Late Registration Price: $450

  • Non Profit, Student, Active-Duty and Veterans: $150.00

(Contact Us for Special Price Code)

  • Only 50 seats available


Cost Includes:

  • 3 Days of VERY hands-on training

  • Snacks & Drinks throughout training

Cost Does Not Include:

  • Meals

  • Travel

  • Hotel

Instructor Bios:

Kevin Johnson (CEO) - A regular keynote speaker on the conference circuit, Kevin’s experience includes building incident response and forensic teams, architecting security solutions for large enterprises, and penetration testing everything from government agencies to Fortune 100 companies. In addition, Kevin is a faculty member at IANS and was an instructor and author for the SANS Institute.

Jason Gilliam (Principal Security Consultant) - With over 20 years of industry experience in enterprise software development, system architecture, and application security, Jason has spent most of his career in technical leadership roles ranging from startups to fortune 100 companies. He is also a faculty member at IANS.


For More Information:


Training Location:

University of North Florida (Adam W. Herbert University Center)

Class meets daily from 8:30am -4:30pm in Room: 1003 - “Seminar Room”


Earlier Event: September 27
Tech on Tap Jax
Later Event: October 10
Tech on Target - Jax