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Student of LPU gets listed in Facebook hall of fame 2018 for Ethical Hacking.

Ethical hacker and student of Lovely Professional University, Rohit Kumar, gets listed in the ‘Facebook-Hall of Fame 2018 ‘, which recognises the world’s top 20 security researchers.   After attending the two-day security conference ‘ BountyCon’ organised jointly by Facebook and Google in Singapore in March, Rohit Kumar, a second-year student of BCA (Hons) in Read more »

Why you should learn Ethical Hacking?

Ethical Hacking as a career choice   ‘Hacked’ – this term is more than familiar to almost everyone today, isn’t it? The sheer burst of fear that the term blows up into people using is intense. Hacking thus is under-toned with a negative connotation more than often. However, it is this nightmarishly dangerous hacking malpractice Read more »

3 STEPS TO TOP IN YOUR CYBER SECURITY CAREER

Are you a cybersecurity professional looking to rise through the ranks? For that, you need to develop technical and soft skills to professionally hop through the ranks. It has been seen that from April 2017 to March 2018, only 105,000 positions were filled out of the 122,000 job postings in the US for information security Read more »

MOST COMMON CYBER ATTACKS

2018 has definitely witnessed a number of notable cyberattacks. To name a few, the time when the city systems of the City of Alaska locked down for over a week after a cyberattack, theft of credit card details of 400,000 customers of British Airways through their official mobile application, compromise of 1.5 million patient records Read more »

TOP 10 REASONS TO PURSUE THE CERTIFIED ETHICAL HACKER WHEN CONSIDERING A CAREER IN CYBERSECURITY

While the term “Hacker” got its roots many decades ago, stemming from the manipulation of hardware, evolving into captain crunch whistles and long-distance calls, it wasn’t until the early 2000s that computer hackers would be recognized as a profession. When EC-Council started the Certified Ethical Hacker, it seemed as though everyone ignored the first two Read more »

Ethical Hacking : How to get paid to break into computers

Ethical Hacking Institute What do ethical hackers do? Scope and goal setting It is essential for any professional pen tester to document agreed upon scope and goals. These are the kinds of questions regarding scope you need to ask: What computer assets are in scope for the test? Does it include all computers, just a Read more »

EC COUNCIL CEH V10 Top Certification In Ethical Hacking

An ethical hacker (also called a white hat hacker) is a cybersecurity expert that supports organizations or governments by searching for vulnerabilities and by performing penetration testing to identify security threats. Their intention is ethical and is generally considered to be a defense against malicious hackers or black hat hackers while the information that is Read more »

THE CERTIFIED ETHICAL HACKER PROGRAM CONTINUES TO DOMINATE THE ETHICAL HACKING SPACE!

The need for information security is becoming evident with every new data breach report. The emergence of new technologies like virtualization, internet of things, cloud computing, IT outsourcing,etc. has brought a challenging phase for enterprises. Businesses can’t avoid new technology if they want to remain competitive, but they also know that new technology means new Read more »

HACKER & AN ETHICAL HACKER

Cybercrime is on the rise.This has resulted in businesses shelling out billions in damages and cybersecurity. Its important to try and stay ahead of hackers. The first line of defence against cybercrime is ethical hackers – those whose job it is to secure a business before hackers can find any vulnerabilities. The role of an Read more »

10 things you never knew about ethical hacking

The 2018 Hacker Report surveyed 1,698 ethical hackers to understand their key motivations. The study uncovered some very interesting drivers and below are the top ten ethical hacking facts to come from the report that :   1. White hats have already made over $26m in the last five years White hat hackers on HackerOne’s Read more »