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7 Years of eLearnSecurity

On April 2010, Penetration Testing Professional v1 was launched. With 15 students hopping on board that first month, our journey got the fuel it needed to begin. Today – seven years, eight training courses, three office locations, and thousands of students later – the eLearnSecurity mission carries on.

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IT Security Salaries in Major European Cities

It seems that everyday, hackers are finding more and more things to break into and use against us. Even the most mundane things such as toasters can now be used in botnets designed to conduct cyber-attacks. Today, there are hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of devices under the control of hackers – and absolutely not enough of the good guys to push back.

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“You either think you are secure or you know you are not!” BSides Puerto Rico 2016

On October 6th 2016, information security professionals and enthusiasts from the Caribbean descended on San Juan’s Centro de Convenciones Pedro Rosello for the fourth installment of Security BSides Puerto Rico.

 

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UNLOCKED Launch Webinar Highlights

On September 1st 2016, we did something we haven’t done in a long time. We announced that a new eLearnSecurity training course was on its way, but this time, we wanted you guys – the eLS community – to guess what it’s going to be.

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eLearnSecurity support the “Hackathon” competition winners

Team “El Techie” won the “Hackathon” competition on Thursday, March-31 during GISEC 2016, held at World Trade Center, Dubai, UAE.

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The live “Hackathon” brought to the Future Technology Week at the event by Microsoft, featured around 40 developers, designers and coders pitching and developing a new smart software of the future.

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eLearnSecurity at GISEC 2016

DUBAI – eLearnSecurity recently participated in the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Center and had a great time during the 3-day event. GISEC gathers IT Security professionals and enthusiasts and offers exhibits and talks on the current cyber security landscape.

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Video: Hardening Endpoints Demo

Hello, everyone!

This video about hardening the endpoints is taken from our “Practical Network Defense” training course PND.

PND is one of eLearnSecurity’s hands-on IT Security training courses, which covers the defensive side of network security. These skills are highly valuable for both the defense team and offense team.

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IT Security professionals must eat, drink and live IT Security all the time

Imagine a young black-hat hacker, probably in his teens, who infiltrates systems and steals data from many different computer systems. He finally gets caught, and after facing the charges and maybe even jail time, he comes back to his passion of testing systems for vulnerabilities.

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