ethical hacker

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ethical hacker

A hacker employed by a company to simulate hacking attempts on its systems in order to highlight potential security problems.
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NetCom Learning's EC-Council certification classes will immerse the students in an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure their own systems.
The EC-Council Awards recognizes the ongoing commitment of Accredited Training Centers that have contributed significantly, and made a difference to the information security community by providing leading EC-Council certification programs.
At its annual global awards ceremony held this year during the Hacker Halted Conference in Miami, FL, EC-Council honored instructors and ATCs that have made distinguished contributions to the success of EC-Council certification programs and have impacted the rapidly evolving information security and ethical hacking domain.