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Why Having APT Skills are Beneficial in Today's Job Market

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Nov 5, 2014 9:45:09 AM

Why Having APT Skills are Beneficial in Today's Job Market

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Why the Python Language is Important to Security

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Oct 31, 2014 11:49:50 AM

Why the Python Language is Important to Security

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What is Big Data and Why is It So Important?

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Sep 24, 2014 9:05:23 AM

Big data consists of immense pools of information that can be analyzed to unlock patterns---all for the purpose of making better decisions. This data is the basis for growth and competition for companies. On a macro scale, it can enhance and create value for the world economy. The direct result is that the quality of services and products will increase. Until recently, the immense volume of data flooding the world excited a select few. Now however, big data is now at an inflection point where it is economically relevant for government agencies, business and consumers to mine this data for insights. The reality of big data is very similar to former IT investment trends as well as innovation and its apparent impact on productivity. In short, those who supply big data are expected to have as much impact on productivity as those who supply other kinds of technology. Additionally, these companies must make sure their employees complete comprehensive big data training to prevent the mishandling of highly sensitive information.

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Topics: Big Data, big data training, business management, Cisco

The Importance of Mobile Security

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Sep 16, 2014 8:00:02 AM

Reports on security breaches have now become standard in the daily news, as common as home or retail store robberies. Internet hackers steal personal banking information as simply as if they were reaching into someone's back pocket. However, security breaches are not limited to Internet transactions or computers. Mobile devices are now becoming targets for hackers to exploit user information.

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Topics: mobile hacking, mobile hacking and security training, mobile security, mobile security training, Cisco

Why EC-Council's CCISO Training is the Best of the Best

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Sep 12, 2014 4:04:04 PM

Target. Neiman Marcus. Home Depot. All three of these giant retailers have fallen victim to high-profile security breaches. What went wrong? Likely, there were security holes big enough in these companies' IT departments that essentially allowed cyber thieves to squirm through. It's no wonder then, that businesses belonging to diverse industries are all interested in especially protecting their electronic assets. This is due to the dramatic escalation in electronic espionage and criminal activity targeting sensitive data. Logically, one of the top priorities of modern business is finding strategy-oriented, business savvy Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs).

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A Day in the Life of an Linux Administrator

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Sep 4, 2014 10:42:02 AM

Being a Linux systems administrator requires a wealth of different types of skills in order to complete the necessary daily tasks. In general, anyone looking to become a Linux administrator must understand that they will need to utilize their abilities to design, implement and build within software in order to carry out a wide range of services, such as assessing and eliminating threats within the Linux infrastructure and troubleshooting tasks.  Before applying for this job title, it's important to understand that you must have a deep and intrinsic passion for the operating system known as Linux. If you do, then everything else will come easy.

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Topics: Linux+

What's up with Security+?

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Sep 2, 2014 9:00:28 AM

If you've started thinking about getting in the IT industry, chances are you've probably heard about the Security+ certification. Consequently, you've probably also asked yourself a few questions as well. What is the Security+ certification? Who is CompTIA? And why would a certification be the swaying factor for a job hopeful?

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Top Ten Tips for Ethical Hacking

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Feb 11, 2014 9:43:16 AM

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What is SCADA: Decoding the Acronym

Posted by The TrainACE Team on Feb 4, 2014 9:00:53 AM

Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems are a category of industrial control systems (ICSs) that have become indispensable in the operation of industrial plants, production facilities, security firms and public works over the past few decades. These computerized systems incorporate several different technologies into a central configuration for the purposes of monitoring, collecting and analyzing data through human-machine interfaces. SCADA systems are vital to the infrastructure of the country, and reliable professionals are required at all times to ensure the systems are operating correctly and efficiently and remain secure.

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Topics: advanced security, ics, industrial control systems, scada, scada training, security training, Cisco, cybersecurity

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, Cisco