EC-Council to Host Advanced Technical Security Summits in Alexandria and San Jose

February 21, 2012 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

The Center of Advanced Security Training (CAST) – the advanced training division of EC-Council – announces the next installment of its successful advanced training series ‘EC-Council Summit’ (formerly known as CAST Summit) March 19-22 in Alexandria, Virginia and March 26-29 in San Jose, California. This series of summits feature five highly technical workshops in ethical hacking, penetration testing, mobile hacking/forensics, application security and network defense. […]

TakeDownCon Dallas 2011

March 10, 2011 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

TakeDown will offer some of the most sought-after information security
training that will equip you with the skills to defend your IT security
infrastructures. It covers topics such as Ethical Hacking, Computer
Forensics, Penetration Testing, Application Security, Social
Engineering, and Physical Security, among others. Some of the available
training at TakeDownCon Dallas 2011: […]

Web Application Security: An Overview

November 17, 2010 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

Web developers typically do not have any formal training in the area of security and their priorities usually lie elsewhere. Business functionality and meeting tight deadlines are typically the focus areas of developers and security is often forgotten, or at most, an afterthought. This leaves the door wide open for attackers to discover vulnerabilities and exploit them to gain access to sensitive data. […]

Metasploit Pro – Now Available – Free Trial & Webcast with HD Moore

October 21, 2010 admin 0

Metasploit Pro is designed for security professionals in enterprises, government agencies and consulting firms who need to make network security testing more efficient in order to reduce costs. Unlike alternative products, Metasploit Pro improves the efficiency of penetration testers by providing unrestricted remote network access, and by enabling teams to collaborate efficiently. Metasploit Pro exceeds the functionality of Metasploit Express™ with support for security testing of custom Web applications, managing client-side campaigns against end-users, and additional evasion features. And, effective immediately, Metasploit Pro is available for trial and purchase. […]