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Security5

This vendor-neutral Certification is Offered By:
EC-Council
Albuquerque, NM USA
Phone: 505.341.3228
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Skill Level: Foundation                          Status: Being phased out

Low Cost: $125 (shortest track)               

Summary:
For entry level professionals in the computer security field. Security5 stands for 5 components of IT Security: firewalls, anti-virus, IDS, Networking and Web security. If you are someone who banks online, pays utility bills online, shops online, have children chatting online, downloads shareware and games, communicates over email, subscribes to a broadband connection or someome who uses a computer system at work /home, then you need to have Security 5 training to help you guard your information assets.

Initial Requirements:
You must pass the Security5 exam ($125). The exam covers security foundations. If you do not take the associated training from the EC-Council, you must complete an eligibility form before you can take the exam. This exam for this is scheduled to retire on December 31, 2013.

Continuing Requirements:
Each member must achieve 120 credits within 3 years and clock in 20 hours per year.


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