EC-Council Foundation Announces the Live.Learn.Secure. Program to Facilitate Middle and High School Cyber Security Education

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA – September 17, 2013 The EC-Council Foundation is taking steps to secure the global community’s digital assets by teaching children how to be safe online through the Live.Learn.Secure. program. The Live.Learn.Secure. education program consists of EC-Council’s Certified Secure Computer User certification. The certification covers the…

Global CyberLympics an International Computer Network Defense Competition Announces the Global Results for Rounds 1 Through 3

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA – September 16, 2013 Global CyberLympics is an international online ethical hacking, computer network defense game. Currently in its third year, Global CyberLympics is excited to announce the 2013 global results thus far. The 2013 competition consisted of more than 6,400 players spanning 70 different…

Clearwater, Florida, USA – August 26, 3013 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced the official charter approval of its 100th Chapter. The milestone was reached when the San Diego Chapter petition was signed this month. Launched in 2011, the…

Hyderabad Ethical Hackers Set to Go Global

Hyderabad, India – August 21, 2013 Six ethical hackers from the city will represent India at the Global CyberLympics Hacking Championship to be held in Atlanta, USA, next month as part of a global search to identify experts, who can help strengthen security systems of countries. CyberLympics is an…

Pentester at Twitter to Separate Mobile Hacking Hype from Reality at Hacker Hatled

Atlanta, GA, USA – August 7, 2013 Charlie Miller of Twitter’s Product Security Team leads the pack of notable and industry-leading speakers set to present at Hacker Halted, EC-Council’s offensive cyber security and hacking conference. Miller was the first with a public remote exploit for both the iPhone and…

Hacker Halted USA to Feature Top Industry Keynotes & Over 50 Hacking Experts at September 19-21 IT Security Conference in Atlanta

EC-Council’s flagship information security conference, Hacker Halted USA, officially starts on September 19th in Atlanta. Now in its sixth year, the conference consists of over 50 briefs by leading security researchers, divided into three-tracks over three days, and four days of advanced technical training by the industry’s top instructors….

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA – July 30, 2013 The Global CyberLympics’ 1st High School Competition kicked off with a bang, as 252 high school students across the world participated in the challenge. The Global CyberLympics High School competition is off to a great start, as 252 students participated in…

Global CISO Forum Making Its Debut in Europe and Bringing Information Security Leaders With It

Reykjavik, Iceland – July 29, 2013 The 2013 Global CISO Forum Europe will mark the fifth executive-level information security event presented by EC-Council. Presented in partnership with Promennt, an Icelandic-based IT training corporation, the Global CISO Forum (GCF) is EC-Council‘s annual CISO event that brings CISOs from all over…

Global CyberLympics 2013 Round 1 Write-up and Results

Guest Blog – July 16, 2013 I really enjoyed the first hour of this round, since we only got a 22 MB pcap file, and 10 questions, and we had to do a little investigation. But the last 2 hours were miserable. Question 10 was basically 5 challenges, but…

CyberLympics Round 1 Results

Guest Blog – July 10, 2013 We recently participated in the first round of the CyberLympics, which consisted of a 3 hour challenge to dissect a packet capture and answer a series of questions about it….