Certified Encryption Specialist
- Certification included
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The Certified Encryption Specialist (ECES) program introduces professionals and students to the field of cryptography. The participants will learn the foundations of modern symmetric and key cryptography including the details of algorithms such as Feistel Networks, DES, and AES. Other topics introduced include: • Overview of other algorithms such as Blowfish, Twofish, and Skipjack • Hashing algorithms including MD5, MD6, SHA, Gost, RIPMD 256 and others. • Asymmetric cryptography including thorough descriptions of RSA, Elgamal, Elliptic Curve, and DSA. • Significant concepts such as diffusion, confusion, and Kerkchoff’s principle. Participants will also be provided a practical application of the following: • How to set up a VPN • Encrypt a drive • Hands-on experience with steganography • Hands on experience in cryptographic algorithms ranging from classic ciphers like Caesar cipher to modern day algorithms such as AES and RSA.
• Types of Encryption Standards and their differences • How to select the best standard for your organization • How to enhance your pen-testing knowledge in encryption • Correct and incorrect deployment of encryption technologies • Common mistakes made in implementing encryption technologies • Best practices when implementing encryption technologies
Required: None. Recommended: 1 year Information Security Related Experience
Internet Connection • Broadband or High-Speed (DSL, Cable, Wireless) Hardware Requirements • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended Software Requirements • Operating Systems - Windows 7, 8 or 10; Mac OS x 10 or higher • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended • Cookies MUST be enabled • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
Exam Title: EC-Council Certified Encryption Specialist • Exam Code: 212-81 • Number of Questions: 50 • Duration: 2 hours • Availability: ECC Exam Portal • Test Format: Multiple Choice • Passing Score: 70%
• 100% Online, Self-Paced • Open Enrollment • Admissions and Student Support • Multimedia Rich and Interactive Content • Industry Certification Exam, when applicable • Hands-on Opportunity Upon Completion
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• Resume Building Assistance
• Externship or Shadowing Placement
• Career Coaching
• Employer Skills Matching
• And More!
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