Posts tagged "hacking"

How to Get Started in a Cyber Security Career

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Information Security Analyst job roles are expected to grow by 28% (much faster than average) between 2016 – 2026. Experienced cyber security professionals are increasingly in demand. This news offers hope for those interested in a cyber security career. But knowing where to start and what to learn about […]

August 1, 2019 | William Ruddy | Views: 16854

CEHv10 and CEHv9: Comparing The Versions

CEH, Certified Ethical Hacker, by EC-Council is a highly sought after IT security certification. EC-Council recently released a new version of the exam, CEHv10. We’ve taken the guesswork out of deciphering what has changed between the latest version and the older version so take a few moments to read over what we’ve found. CEHv10 versus […]

August 27, 2018 | bradleym | Views: 4137

How To Build A Virtual Lab to Hack Computers Legally

For those who want to learn about computer hacking or improve their skills, the proper learning environment is important. As most of us know, hacking into a computer or network without authorization is a serious crime. Practice hacking without putting your future career in jeopardy by setting up a home penetration testing lab. You might assume […]

March 30, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 59203

An Overview of Firewall Functionality and Types

Photo Credit: Jason O’Halloran via Flickr CC Firewalls are the forgotten heroes in the Internet of things. Often times users click away on the Internet, completely oblivious to what’s happening behind the scenes. If your firewall doesn’t provide alerts, you may not even know it just stopped malicious code from running on your device. Protecting your sensitive […]

February 15, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 13527

What is Cyber Warfare?

Photo Credit: Cyber attacks via Christiaan Colen cc Over the last couple decades the Internet of things has expanded rapidly. Individuals, businesses, and governments worldwide rely on Internet connectivity for daily activities. As this dependency begins to extend into our nations infrastructure, we find ourselves increasingly vulnerable to cyber attacks. Now more than ever we […]

January 6, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 4966