Jason Lam





About Jason

Jason is a senior security analyst at a major financial institute in Canada. His recent SANS Institute courseware development includes Cutting-Edge Hacking Techniques and Web Application Security Workshop. Jason started his career as a programmer before moving on to ISP network administration where he handled network security incidents, which sparked his interest in infosec work. Jason specializes in network perimeter protection, penetration testing and intrusion detection. He currently holds a B.A. in Computer Science from York University in Toronto, Ontario as well as CISSP, GCIA, GCFW, GCUX, GCWN, GCIH.

Jason's Resume (PDF)
Jason's PGP key



GCFW Certification Practical paper

GCUX Certification Practical paper

GCWN Certification Practical paper

GCIA Certification Practical paper

GCIH Certification Practical paper      Attack and Penetration of a network

Relational Database and IDS log analysis   Material for a presentation at SANS Parliament Hill (Ottawa) - Aug, 2002

Common Issues of Firewalls and network architecture  Material for a presentation at SANS Parliament Hill (Ottawa) - Aug, 2003



Professional Involvements and Memberships

Maintainer of SANS Intrusion Detection FAQ

SANS GCIA Advisory board member

SANS GCFW Advisory board member

SANS GCFW Lead Grader

SANS GCIA Authorized Grader