Legitimize your hacking skills and validate your forensics skills
Announcement: EC-Council Associate Certification exams available October 2018.
EC-Council is a globally recognized for their certification programs and have received endorsements from various government agencies. The Ethical Hacking Associate and Cyber Forensics Associate certifications are an industry-recognized credentials that effectively validates one’s skills in offensive and defensive cybersecurity practices and techniques.
It is recommended that one have at least 150 hours of hands-on experience before taking either the EHA or CFA exams.
Available Associate Certifications
Ethical Hacking Associate Certification
The Ethical Hacking Associate (E|HA) certification demonstrates an individual’s knowledge in information security and network security, including the tools and methodologies of a malicious hacker, but in a lawful and legitimate manner. This credential certifies individuals at an entry-level of network security discipline of ethical hacking from a vendor-neutral perspective.
The purpose of the Ethical Hacking Associate credential is to establish and govern minimum standards for credentialing entry-level information security specialists in ethical hacking measures, inform the public that credentialed individuals meet or exceed the minimum standards, and reinforce ethical hacking as a unique and self-regulating profession.
Ethical Hacker Associate: Exam objectives | Exam languages and versions
Cyber Forensics Associate Certification
The Cyber Forensics Associate(C|FA) certification demonstrates an individual’s knowledge on how to detect hacking attacks and properly extract evidences to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks. Individuals who learn the principles of digital forensics can become invaluable members of incident handling and incident response teams.
The purpose of the Cyber Forensics Associate credential is to validate the candidate’s skills to identify an intruder’s footprints and to properly gather the necessary evidence to prosecute in the court of law.
Cyber Forensics Associate: Exam objectives | Exam languages and versions
Benefits of earning an EC-Council Certifications
- Advancement towards a career field with ultimate growth potential and learning opportunities.
- Validate knowledge and problem-solving skills for a career in cyber forensics.
- Legitimize their hacking skills and knowledge to help defend organizations’ networks.
- Position them as credible job candidate to employers.