NetCom Learning Partner EC-Council Recently Featured on
CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Show for its Expertise in Cyber Security
NetCom Learning provides many of the EC-Council certified training classes
discussed in the segment as ways businesses can prevent hackers and other
New York, NY (myPressManager.com) August 24, 2011
As cyber crime increases, businesses need to be on increased alert about how to
protect their technological systems. NetCom Learning partner EC-Council recently
discussed the subject of cyber security
training.html) on CNN and stressed the importance of EC-Council certification courses
like the ones offered by NetCom Learning.
The EC-Council is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in cyber security and e-
commerce. This certification has become increasingly vital to companies as cyber criminals continue to
employ stealthier ways to hack into computer systems. That’s why NetCom Learning is an EC-Council
partner offering EC-Council certification courses
(http://www.netcomlearning.com/vendors/42/ECCouncil-training.html). On CNN’s The Wolf Blitzer
Show on Aug. 3, the EC-Council discussed some of the ways cyber criminals target companies.
On the segment, EC-Council president Jay Bavisi was asked to weigh in on a massive cyber spy
incident that targeted agencies and groups in 14 countries. Bavisi explained how one tactic used in the
incident, called spear phishing, targets individuals within an organization with an email containing an
exploit. When opened by the unsuspecting individual the exploit will automatically download and
install a malware.
NetCom Learning recognizes how important it is for a company to have individuals certified in cyber
security and has reaffirmed its commitment as an EC-Council partner, said NetCom Learning Chairman
and CEO Russell Sarder (http://www.russellsarder.com/).
“Cyber security is a serious issue and one that is constantly evolving. It’s vital for companies to have
personnel trained and certified in cyber security so we are pleased to include EC-Council certification
programs as part of our top-quality training solutions,” Sarder said.
NetCom Learning’s EC-Council certification classes
immerse the students in an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack
and secure their own systems. The lab-intensive environment gives each student in-depth knowledge
and practical experience with the current essential security systems. The classes also provide a
comprehensive ethical hacking and network security training program to meet the standards of highly
skilled security professionals.
NetCom Learning’s EC-Council certification classes include the CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker v7 Boot
training.html) and the CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker v7 Training
Hundreds of SMEs and authors have contributed toward the content presented in the CEHv7
courseware. The latest tools and exploits uncovered from the underground community are featured in
the new package.
NetCom Learning’s EC-Council certification is a third-party validation of skills that can help in
professional advancement. It helps organizations identify the credentials that can be used to hire the
For a list of EC-Council certification programs available at NetCom visit:
About NetCom Learning
NetCom Learning is a premier provider of IT and business-training solutions to companies, individuals
and government agencies. Since its inception in 1998, NetCom has trained over 90 percent of the
Fortune 500, serviced over 22,000 business customers, and advanced the skills of more than 50,000
professionals through hands-on expertly led training. NetCom Learning was recently recognized by
Microsoft Corporation as its Worldwide Training Partner of the Year and named to Inc. Magazine’s list
of fastest growing private companies in America.
The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization
that certifies individuals in cyber security and e-commerce. It is the owner and developer of 20
security certifications, including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics
Investigator (CHFI) and Certified Security Analyst /Licensed Penetration Tester (ECSA/LPT). EC-
Council has trained over 90,000 security professionals and certified more than 40,000 members. More
information is available at www.eccouncil.org.
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