Recommended: Knowledge of C++, Java, or Python
In this course, students will learn and practice hacking techniques used by malicious, black-hat hackers as a means to learn the best defense from these same hackers.
The course is an in-depth study using hands-on lab exercises. While these hacking skills can be used for malicious purposes, this course teaches you how to use the same hacking techniques to perform a white-hat, ethical hack, on your organization.
The course trains for the CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate). Students will be trained to penetrate, test, and hack their employers’ own computer system in order to safeguard it from real (malicious) hackers.
The Ethical Hacker is a trustworthy employee of an organization trained to attempt to penetrate networks and/or computer systems by using the same methods and techniques as a malicious hacker.
Through this, the individual can learn and master the malicious hacker’s methods find the weak points in an organization’s network or computer systems, and build safeguards against hacking attempts.
The CEH is the most desired information security training program for any IT security professional.