Start here for a calendar of events. To have your event included, contact launa.frostick@haymarket.com.

JANUARY

- Satisnet

Satisnet provide one-day Shavlik Intensive Administrator training courses at their offices in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire. These offer those using Shavlik HFNetChkPro some valuable training and cover the following areas: an introduction to HFNetChkPro, scanning & deployment, advanced administration, and operational best practices. Dates are available throughout 2007. Call 01767 210300 or email enquiries@satisnet.co.uk to find out more.

- Ethical Hacking

There are three levels on offer:

Fundamentals; Advanced; and Guided Penetration Test. Learn from a CHECK Team Leader how to conduct a basic penetration test. First, learn the principles of W2K and Linux-based testing, move to Unix, W2K3, basic web application and wireless testing, and finally go through a live test against your public - facing servers.

Venue: Thame, Oxfordshire
Contact: Call 01844 210 300
- McAfee Education
23 Jan & 20 Feb (1 day course)
Anti-Virus Administrator Training: Virusscan Enterprise
Price: £495 + VAT
Venue: Slough
24-26 Jan & 21-23 Feb (3 day)
Anti-Virus Administrator Training: for e-Policy Orchestrator
(ePolicy Orchestrator v3.6)
Price: £1,485 + VAT
Venue: Slough
7-9 February (3 days)
Learning: McAfee Intrushield Essentials
Price: £1,485 + VAT
Venue: Slough
12-13 February (2 days)
Groupshield for Anti-Virus Administrators (GroupShield 6.0 for Exchange
2000/2003)
Price: £990+ VAT
Venue: Slough
20-21 February (2 days)
Live Virus Workshop
Price: £990 + VAT
Venue: Aylesbury
27 Feb -1 March (3 day course)
SCM for Anti-Virus Administrators (SCM v4.2)
Price: £1,485 + VAT
Venue: Slough
6-7 March (2 days)
Host Based Intrusion Protection System (HIPS) Essentials
Price: £990 + VAT
Venue: Slough
13-14 March (2 days)
Foundstone Enterprise Administrator Training (Foundstone Enterprise
v4.2)
Price: £990 + VAT
Venue: Slough
27-30 March (4 days)
Foundstone Ultimate Hacking
Price: £1,980 + VAT
Venue: Slough
Contact: Wendy Shore at McAfee on wendy_shore@mcAfee.com or phone 01753
217472

- Improving Information Security, Reducing Operational Risk & Demonstrating Compliance

30 January, 7.45-10am

This breakfast briefing will cover the types of reporting auditors require regarding information security and its impact on regulatory compliance. There will be specific examples of:

1. Monitoring security activity to demonstrate compliance.

2. Protecting your organisation from data theft & malware.

Speakers:

1. Phil Cracknell: ISSA President & Director Technology Assurance & Advisory, Deloitte.

2. Stephen Allott: Chairman of Trinamo. Ex-President of Micromuse. He also worked for McKinsey & Sun Microsystems.

Venue London, EC2

Contact Steve Murphy on 0207 801 6309 or visit www.trinamo-solutions/events

March

- 10th Annual WebSec 2007 & Identity Management Summit Shielding Informaiton Assets - Anytime, Anywhere...

Summit 26-27 March

Conference 28-30 March

Don't miss WebSec's decennial year - the hub of information security learning and networking - delivering real-world tactics for securing networks; infrastructure, operating environments, applications, wireless technologies, and much more....

- New keynotes; longer more technical sessions and case studies

- Live demos of social engineering and hacking exploits

- Live debates with experts

- Test your penetration skills and hack a live network

- Meet some of the world's leading security developers

- WebSec Quiz! Rejuvenate your deep-set security knowledge and mindset

- Networking: Celebrate at the 10th WebSec anniversary reception; dinners; prize draws...Venue London, UK

Contact: Carlos Doughty at MIS Training on +44 (0)20 7779 7215, email cdoughty@mistiemea.comWebsite: www.mistieurope.com/websec

MAY

- NISC

16-18 May

NISC (the National Information Security Conference) focuses solely on Information Assurance and covers all relevant business issues from risk assessment and business continuity through to incident response and compliance. This three-day event has a range of practical workshops, from both a technical and business viewpoint. Keynote sessions from some of the leading lights of the industry will give you a chance to think about the strategic direction of information security. The agenda is currently being finalised, so book the dates in your diary and register your interest at the website for more information.

Price: Registration starts at £395, visit www.nisc.org.uk

Venue: St Andrews Bay, Fife, Scotland

Contact: Tina Deighton at Sapphire on tina.deighton@sapphire.net or 01642 702100.