It should be no surprise amid the constant barrage of headlines about cyber-security incidents that the number and cost of breaches is on the rise.
For enterprises, the average cost of one incident from March 2017 to February 2018 reached $1.23 million, and an average of $2.7 million each year total according to a survey by PwC. Despite the burgeoning threat, information security is an issue that receives little involvement from the board, and security budgets decreased in the last year.
What is an Ethical Hacker?
An Ethical Hacker is an individual who is usually employed with the organization and who can be trusted to attempt to penetrate networks and/or computer systems using the same methods and techniques as would a Black Hat Hacker.
How do I become a Certified Ethical Hacker?
Passing the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker exam 312-50 will give you the CEH certification. Cybersecurity training from an EC-Council training partner such as New Horizons can help you prepare for the certification exam. Our five-day course, which is led by world-class instructors, will best prepare you for the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker exam 312-50.
What are Certified Ethical Hacker Courses like?
The Certified Ethical Hacker v10.0 course will immerse you into an interactive environment where you will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure your own systems. The lab intensive environment gives each student in-depth knowledge and practical experience with the current essential security systems. You will begin by understanding how perimeter defenses work and then be lead into scanning and attacking your own networks. You will then learn how intruders escalate privileges and what steps can be taken to secure a system. Students will also learn about Intrusion Detection, Policy Creation, Social Engineering, DDoS Attacks, Buffer Overflows, and Virus Creation.