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Updated Information Security Training Available March 1

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 16:57


On Monday, March 1, SANS Institute, Pitt IT’s provider of Information Security training, will replace its current learning platform with a new version. The updated platform will offer new security and phishing training modules inside of a more streamlined and user-friendly layout. 

Complete in-progress training before March 1 

Current platform users must complete all in-progress training exercises and pull any desired reports from their accounts before March 1. The current platforms and any associated user information will not be accessible after the upgrade is complete. 

Content developed by industry-leading experts 

Pitt IT offers SANS Advanced Cybersecurity Learning Platform (ACLP) and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), both of which will be replaced on March 1 with new versions. 

The SANS Institute is a trusted source of information security training and certification, designed to help users safeguard systems and networks against online risk. Learn more about the SANS Institute at sans.org

Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412-624-HELP (4357) if you have any questions regarding this announcement.