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How We Can Help You Prevent a Hacking Incident

Posted by Jackie Somma on Apr 28, 2015 9:00:37 AM

The internet is full of hackers, and these hackers grow in numbers, strength, and power each and every day. It was recently discovered that a group of hackers had managed to steal in total, around $1 billion from banks through their computers. This is thought to be one of the biggest banking breaches in history, and the robbers didn't even have to physically go to the bank. These hackers got their way into the banks' computer systems and observed the banks' operations. They either set up fake bank accounts to steal money with, or they programmed ATMs to dispense money at specific times. According to Kaspersky Labs, the hackers have attacked 100 banks in 30 countries, all fairly easily. Banks are one of the more prone industries to hacking, but they're not the only ones that need to keep a watchful eye when it comes to hacking incidents.

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Topics: Computer Hacking Prevention, Hackers, Online Training, Uncategorized

Linux Security

Posted by Christian Crank on Mar 24, 2014 9:28:11 AM

Security threats aren't limited to one operating system, so it’s imperative that the skill set of cyber security professionals isn't either. Therefore, mastery of Linux systems is crucial for any individual seeking to claim expertise within the field.

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Topics: advanced security, cyber security, linux, Linux+, Online Training

The Steps to Becoming a Penetration Tester

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Nov 22, 2013 9:35:26 AM

According to statistics provided by GO-Gulf.com, the cost of cyber crime will top $100 billion this year. Cyber crime affects 18 victims per second for a total of around 556 million victims per year. Just recently, the FBI warned that cyber attacks have eclipsed domestic terrorism as the primary threat to U.S. security.

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Topics: ceh, certified ethical hacker, ethical hacker, ethical hacking, how to become a penetration tester, Online Training, penetration tester, penetration testing, pentest, pentest training, Programming, Security

The Most Common Jobs for Cisco CCNA Certified Professionals

Posted by Ryan Corey on Jun 10, 2013 4:13:18 AM

Professionals who are certified through the Cisco CCNA program are qualified for a number of jobs in the technology field. The exams required for this certification demand that each candidate demonstrate an ability to install, configure, and operate a variety of networks, making these qualified individuals flexible workers. Successful CCNA graduates are able to troubleshoot systems, operate under a number of different protocols, and demolish threats to a network’s security. This is a broad range of skills, and the Cisco CCNA certification provides each professional with a comprehensive understanding of networks. These skills allow CCNA certificate-holders to tackle a number of technology-related occupations.

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Topics: CCNA, ccna training md, ccna training va, Cisco, information technology career, networking, online, Online Training

A Video on What the CEH Certification Training with TrainACE will do for Your Career – Jobs, Salary, Facts and Figures

Posted by Ryan Corey on May 30, 2013 9:43:12 AM

Most people who are looking in to taking the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification training with us want to know a few key points. The CEH certification is arguably the leading baseline penetration testing certification on the market. Our CEH training class prepares people for a career in the field by offering more hands-on training than any other competitor’s class out there. The class also has a pass rate on the certification exam OVER 99% (yes that’s correct, in the last year, about 550 people took the CEH with us and only 5 failed the exam).  As you probably know, we offer classroom based training as well as online options, both are extremely effective.

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Topics: advanced security, average salary, career change, ceh, CEH jobs, CEH salary, CEH training, certified ethical hacker, computer training, cyber security, EC-Council, hacking, information assurance, information technology career, IT training, Online Training, penetration testing, Security, security training

Introducing the Cisco ISR-AX

Posted by Ryan Corey on May 3, 2013 11:40:22 AM

Two IT hosting trends, the central data center and the cloud, are changing Internet infrastructure requirements. Organizations are seeking to lower cost and complexity while better serving internal and external customers in diverse locations. As IT centralizes application hosting, Cisco has responded with the introduction of the Integrated Services Router with Application Experience or ISR-AX. ISR-AX combines a branch router, application optimization, and security and performance features in one box.

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Topics: CCNA, Cisco, cisco, cisco certified network associate, network associate, Networking, networking, Online Training, routers, routing, Updates

Why CompTIA A+ and Network+ Certification Training is Beneficial

Posted by Ryan Corey on Mar 27, 2013 12:59:54 PM

Are you a recent graduate looking to enter into the IT world or maybe you are somebody that is considering a career change into a more in demand field? Are you someone who can think logically as well as creatively? More and more technology employers in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area are looking for candidates that possess solid computer abilities as well as industry certifications.

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Topics: a+, a plus, a+ training, maryland, network+, network plus, network+ training, Networking, Online Training, Updates, virginia, washington dc

PMP Online Training Comes to TrainACE

Posted by Ryan Corey on Mar 25, 2013 2:58:23 PM

TrainACE is proud to welcome Project Management Professional training to our extensive list of online course offerings! Learn PMP at your own speed with our new self-paced training.

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Topics: Online Training, PMP, PMP Online Training, project management, project management institute, Project Management Professional, Virtual Training

Online Learning - A Fast Growing Force in Education

Posted by Ryan Corey on Nov 7, 2012 11:44:51 AM

From the earliest days of the computer, long before the World Wide Web became a pervasive part of our lives, the role of this new machine was not restricted to government or business applications. The idea of the computer as educational tool was already up for serious discussion in the 1960s, some two decades before the “personal computer” began its conquest of the desktop.

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Topics: computer training, IT training, online, Online Training