The Certified Security Analyst (ECSA) program teaches information security professionals to conduct realistic penetration tests by using EC-Council's published penetration testing methodology. This course is a five-day hands-on training program that uses real-time scenarios. In this course, you will learn about penetration testing methodology that is repeatable and that can be used in a penetration testing engagement, globally.
Perform network and application penetration testing using both automated and manual techniques
Design and perform audits of computer systems to ensure they are operating securely and that data is protected from both internal and external threats
Assess assigned system to determine system security status
Design and recommend security policies and procedures
Ensure compliance to policies and procedures
Evaluate highly complex security systems according to industry best practices to safeguard internal information systems and databases
Lead investigations of security violations and breaches and recommend solutions; prepare reports on intrusions as necessary and provide an analysis summary for management
Respond to more complex queries and request for computer security information and report from both internal and external customers
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.