Cybersecurity – A Matter of Ethics

Ethics are a critical part of any defined cybersecurity strategy. They are moral principles, and without proper framing, cybersecurity professionals could be left indistinguishable from black-hat criminals. Cybersecurity professionals think, perceive, and perform operations in the most ethical way to defend the IT infrastructure from non-ethical cybercriminals. By adhering to certain ethics, cybersecurity personnel are…

Machine Learning in Security

Machine Learning in Security

Machine learning in its simplest form can be defined as making your computer learn without being programmed explicitly. In other words, machine learning teaches computers to perform based on experience. It is a type of artificial intelligence (AI) that enables computers to learn without being programmed. It focuses on changing computer programs randomly when exposed…

Data Loss Protection – the Do’s and Don’ts

Among the few security technologies that have received attention in the recent past is Data LossPrevention (DLP). According to a Gartner CISO survey, “data loss prevention (DLP) is a top priority for CISOs.” [1] The concept behind data loss prevention is defining a solution or process to identify confidential information, track the data when in…

EC-Council University and LNCT Group of Colleges Collaborated to Promote Cybersecurity Education and Career Opportunities

Summary: EC-Council University and LNCT (Laxmi Narain College of Technology) Group of Colleges partner for the benefit of the students of LNCT. This partnership grants LNCT students access to ECCU’s undergraduate “Cybersecurity Certification Courses.” In line with the many prominent university collaborations in India, to help empower their growing cybersecurity workforce, EC-Council University has now…

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The Knowledge Review Magazine Ranks EC-Council University Among the 20 Most Valuable Online Colleges in America for 2019

A combination of academic quality, diversity, and excellence have helped EC-Council University garner recognition as one of the 20 most valuable online colleges in America in 2019 by The Knowledge Review Magazine. This list looks at not just academics but also a commitment to imparting education, impact on the community, and public-service activities. In this…

EC-Council University and Sanskriti University Form New Partnership to Help Bridge the Growing Cybersecurity Skill-gap

On April 30, 2019, Sanskriti University and EC-Council University signed an MoU to impart necessary cybersecurity education to the B. Tech and M. Tech students at Sanskriti University. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which brings cybersecurity education through EC-Council University to Sanskriti University students was signed during an event on the “Importance of Cybersecurity at…

The Value of Ethical Hacking in Organizations

Information is an important asset of any organization and to ensure the security of it, organizations are going an extra mile and implementing solutions to help defend themselves. Ethical hacking is an emerging tool which has proved to be effective when it comes to securing an organization’s crucial data. It helps in recognizing security risks…