Biography of Marcus H. Sachs
"This man is the undisputed Gandalf of Cyber Security, minus the white beard and robes of course."
- Danish Pervez, 2015
SANS classes I am teaching soon:
Management 405 (Critical Infrastructure Protection) at the
ICS Security Summit in Orlando, February 27 - 28, 2015
Watch my participation on a panel discussing cyber information sharing on February 18, 2015.
Watch an interview of me on PaulDotCom recorded on June 28, 2012
The video above, part of the Live Response series at the National Terrorism Preparedness Institute, was aired on February 23, 2011.
Watch an interview recorded at the 2011 RSA Conference in February 2011 - "What should I be doing in mobile security?"
Watch a panel on "Congress, the Executive Branch, and the Cyber Threat" recorded at the Wilson Center on May 17, 2010.
Watch us rehearse for a panel on Security Metrics at the 2010 RSA Conference in March 2010 - "RSA 2010: Pre-debate on 'Proving the Worth of Security Metrics with Real-World Data'"
Listen to a podcast recorded at the 2009 RSA Conference on April 22, 2009 - "Application Security Mythbusters"
Listen to an interview on Risky Business discussing supply chain security, recorded in Rotterdam Holland on September 16, 2008 - "Risky Omni(bus)iness #79 — GOVCERT.NL special"
Listen to an interview on Federal News Radio discussing the reasons why we will deploy DNS security extensions (DNSSEC) to the .gov Top Level Domain, recorded on September 2, 2008 - "Federal Security Spotlight"
Listen to an interview on Federal News Radio discussing the US Federal Government's decision to deploy DNS security extensions (DNSSEC) to the .gov Top Level Domain, recorded on August 27, 2008 - "New policy aims to close Web site holes"
Listen to a podcast recorded at the 2008 Blackhat Conference on August 6, 2008 - "Application Security Mythbusters"
Listen to a podcast recorded for SC Magazine on June 16, 2008 - "Congressmen hacked by China?"
Listen to an interview on KQED (San Francisco Public Broadcasting) recorded on November 15, 2007 - Forum: Cybercrime
Listen to an interview recorded at Defcon XV on August 4, 2007 - "History lessons, what’s missing in educating security professionals, and certification vs. accountability"
Listen to an interview recorded at the GFIRST conference on June 28, 2007 - "From Information Warfare to privacy and lots in between"
Listen to an interview recorded in Australia on May 21, 2007 - Risky Business #17 — SCADA Special
Watch an interview on Homeland Defense Week recorded on April 30, 2007 - Big Picture on Security
Listen to an SC Magazine Webcast recorded on April 20, 2006 - Beyond the Auditor's Checkbox
Listen to my archived SANS Webcast recorded on January 5, 2005 - Home Network Security
Listen to a round table discussion on cybercrime at the Churchill Club in San Jose, June 1, 2005.
Watch three different interviews with Voice of America, September 2005:
Read the November 2005 cover story in SC Magazine that discusses what we are doing at SRI with the Department of Homeland Security's Cyber Security R&D Center.
President George W. Bush visited the National Security Agency on January 26th, 2006. View this photo to see what the NSA uses as the authoritive source of information about Internet threats and warnings. The story is here.