Ethical Hackers are also known as White Hat hackers (the guys on the legal side of hacking). Everything is digitalized nowadays- your bank account, heaps of personal data and nearly half your life. All of this makes malicious people (hackers) to try gaining access to this data by exploiting any weakness they can find in the security systems. This has made Cyber Security a very substantial part of any corporation. White hat hackers are employed by big companies to assess any security issue or weakness using penetration testing techniques and to solve them.
From this course, you will get an idea of the thought process of a hacker and use it to check the system for any vulnerability and implement highly secure systems.
You will learn about Intrusion Detection, Policy creation, Social Engineering, DDoS attacks, Buffer Overflows and virus creation. There will be great focus on you to practically implement the theory in the lab and experience the various security risks a system can face.
This course is ideal for anyone who is wishing to have a career in IT security or even technology enthusiasts who want to safeguard their systems.
This course will also prepare you for EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker v8 exam 312-50.